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Table 3 Number of people tested to find 1 P. falciparum case from January 2018 and December 2020

From: Eliminating Plasmodium falciparum malaria: results from tailoring active case detection approaches to remote populations in forested border areas in north-eastern Cambodia

Project year Case detection approach P. falciparum cases detected Number of people tested Number of people tested to find 1 P. falciparum casea
2018 Mobile malaria post 545 5897 11
Outreach 343 6906 20
Co-traveller investigation 46 604 13
2019 Mobile malaria post 136 12,839 94
Outreach 170 19,693 116
Co-traveller investigation 8 768 96
2020 Mobile malaria post 12 12,421 1035
Outreach 20 21,389 1069
Co-traveller investigation 123
Active screening 348
Overall Mobile malaria post 693 31,157 45
Outreach 533 47,988 90
Co-traveller investigation 54 1495 28
Active screening 348
  1. P. falciparum cases detected during the specific period
  2. aNumber of all tests conducted in a specified period divided by number of
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