About the Authors

Luca Passerini, Dai T. Cong, Antonio Montresor
World Health Organization, Hanoi, Vietnam

Gerard J. Casey, Beverley A. Biggs
Department of Medicine (RMH/WH), The University of Melbourne, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

Beverley A. Biggs
Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Infectious Diseases (CCREID), The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

Luong B. Phu
Yen Bai Institute of Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology, Yen Bai Medical College, Yen Bai, Vietnam

Tran Q. Phuc
National Institute of Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology, Hanoi, Vietnam

Marco Carone
Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Antonio Montresor
Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

PasseriniL@searo.who.int

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LP GJC BAB DTC LBP TQP AM. Analyzed the data: LP MC. Wrote the paper: LP GJC. Supervised the study: AM BAB.