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Table 2 Actions taken and information collected during case investigation

From: Active case detection for malaria elimination: a survey among Asia Pacific countries

  BTN KHM CHN IDN MYS NPL PHL KOR SLB LKA THA VUT VNM
Conduct case investigations
Visit the index case  
Retest index case        
Supervise treatment  
Follow up on adherence to treatment      
Check prevention measures used  
Educate individual on risk factors & prevention      
Collect information on anti-malarial medicines in use           
Map location of residence of index case        
Collect information on travel history
Travel within district to malarious areas    
Travel outside district  
Travel outside country
Number of days upon return from travel until symptom onset    
Collect information on recent contact with travelers/ immigrants       
Collect information on history of G6PD deficiency              
  1. For Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, the activities apply only to subnational elimination provinces.
  2. Legend: Country abbreviations: Bhutan: BTN; Cambodia: KHM; China: CHN; Indonesia: IDN; Malaysia: MYS; Nepal: NPL; Philippines: PHL; Republic of Korea: KOR; Solomon Islands: SLB; Sri Lanka: LKA; Thailand: THA; Vanuatu: VUT; Vietnam: VNM.