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Malaria.

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Malaria is increasing worldwide due to the emergence and spread of drug resistant strains. This poses major health and economic problems for the population living in endemic areas and increases the risk of infections in travelers. The diagnosis of malaria relies on a biological proof of infection by microscopy or with a rapid test. The treatment must be initiated without delay preferably with an artemisinin containing regimen. Uncomplicated malaria can be treated with oral drugs while severe ...

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10.1016/j.tmaid.2005.06.009

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
Role:
Author
Journal:
Travel medicine and infectious disease
Volume:
4
Issue:
3-4
Pages:
159-173
Publication date:
2006-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-0442
ISSN:
1477-8939
URN:
uuid:17ab742e-5b43-449f-944b-ed27acce2768
Source identifiers:
24904
Local pid:
pubs:24904

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