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Successful Practices to Increase Intermittent Preventive Treatment in Ghana

Publish Date: January 2015
Author: CDC, Ghana Health Service, Ghana MoH, MCHIP, MCSP

This brief highlights Ghana’s efforts to combat malaria in pregnancy (MIP) from 2007–2010, specifically its success in dramatically increasing uptake of intermittent preventive treatment (IPTp). The resource targets policymakers, program managers and health care workers as countries work toward increasing IPTp uptake as a core component of MIP control.