Journal article icon

Journal article

Paediatric malaria case-management with artemether-lumefantrine in Zambia: a repeat cross-sectional study.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Zambia was the first African country to change national antimalarial treatment policy to artemisinin-based combination therapy--artemether-lumefantrine. An evaluation during the early implementation phase revealed low readiness of health facilities and health workers to deliver artemether-lumefantrine, and worryingly suboptimal treatment practices. Improvements in the case-management of uncomplicated malaria two years after the initial evaluation and three years after the change ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1186/1475-2875-6-31

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Journal:
Malaria journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
1
Pages:
31
Publication date:
2007-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Source identifiers:
40283

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP