Malaria early warning in Kenya
Hay SI, Rogers DJ, Shanks GD, Myers MF, Snow RW
Trends Parasitol. 2001;17
Kenya displays large spatiotemporal diversity in its climate and ecology. It follows that malaria transmission will reflect this environmental heterogeneity in both space and time. In this article, we discuss how such heterogeneity, and its epidemiological consequences, should be considered in the development of early warning systems for malaria epidemics.