About the Authors

Jennifer J. Palmer, Francesco Checchi, Christopher J. M. Whitty
Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Elizeous I. Surur, Garang W. Goch, Mangar A. Mayen
Medical Emergency Relief International, Nimule, South Sudan

Andreas K. Lindner
Medical Mission Institute, Department of Tropical Medicine, Würzburg, Germany

Anne Pittet
Département Médico-Chirurgical de Pédiatrie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland

Serena Kasparian
Médecins sans frontiers, Montréal, Canada

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Created template algorithm in R: FC. Wrote first draft: JJP. Wrote redraft: EIS GWG MAM AKL AP SK FC CJMW. Conceived and designed the experiments: JJP EIS FC CJMW. Performed the experiments: JJP EIS GWG MAM AKL AP SK. Analyzed the data: JJP EIS AKL AP SK FC CJMW.