Comparison of an assumed versus measured leucocyte count in parasite density calculations in Papua New Guinean children with uncomplicated malaria
Moses Laman, Brioni R Moore, John Benjamin, Nixon Padapu, Nandao Tarongka, Peter Siba, Inoni Betuela, Ivo Mueller, Leanne J Robinson, Timothy ME Davis
Malaria Journal | BMC | Published : 2014
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia
Awarded by NHMRC
We thank the patients and their families for their participation. We also gratefully acknowledge the assistance of field staff at Mugil and Alexishafen Health Centres, and the Microscopy Unit at the Vector Borne Diseases Unit, PNG Institute of Medical Research. This study was funded by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia project grant (#634343). ML was supported by an Australian Award PhD Scholarship, BRM by an NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (#1036951), IM by a NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship (#1043345), LJR by an NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (#1016443) and TMED by an NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship (#572561).