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Erratum to: Pre-travel malaria chemoprophylaxis counselling in a public travel medicine clinic in São Paulo, Brazil

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Malaria Journal201716:120

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The original article was published in Malaria Journal 2017 16:64

Erratum to: Malar J (2017) 16:64 DOI 10.1186/s12936-017-1713-3

After publication of the original article [1], it came to the authors’ attention that Fig. 1 was annotated in Portuguese. The version of the Figure created using English is published in this erratum (Fig. 1).
Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Areas at risk of malaria transmission in Brazil [2].

Source: National Malaria Control Programme/Ministry of Health of Brazil



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Authors’ Affiliations

Parasitology Section, Evandro Chagas Institute, Rodovia BR-316, Km 7 s/n, Levilândia, Ananindeua, PA, 67030-300, Brazil
Travel Medicine Division, Emilio Ribas Institute of Infectious Diseases, Av. Doutor Arnaldo 165, Cerqueira César, São Paulo, 01246-900, Brazil
Departamento de Doenças Infecciosas, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, Av. Dr. Arnaldo 455, Cerqueira César, São Paulo, SP, 01246-903, Brazil
Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr. Heitor Vieira Dourado, Manaus, Brazil
Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil
Instituto Leônidas & Maria Deane (Fiocruz-Amazônia), Manaus, Brazil
Disciplina de Doenças Infecciosas e Parasitárias, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Pará, Av. Generalíssimo Deodoro, 01-Umarizal, Belém, PA, 66050-160, Brazil


  1. Chaves TSS, Monteiro WM, Alves JR, Lacerda M, Lopes MH. Pre-travel malaria chemoprophylaxis counselling in a public travel medicine clinic in São Paulo, Brazil. Malar J. 2017;16:64. doi:10.1186/s12936-017-1713-3.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Accessed 6 Mar 2017.


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