Increased risks of malaria due to limited residual life of insecticide and outdoor biting versus protection by combined use of nets and indoor residual spraying on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea Full Text
Malaria Journal, 08/09/2012
Bradley J et al. – The results demonstrate the epidemiological impact of reduced mosquito mortality with time since IRS. The study underscores that in settings of year–round transmission there is a compelling need for longer–lasting IRS insecticides, but that in the interim, high coverage of long–lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) may ameliorate the loss of effect of current shorterlasting IRS insecticides.