Journal article icon

Journal article

Survey of resistance to chloroquine by Plasmodium vivax in Indonesia.

Abstract:

In February 1995 we surveyed to chloroquine among patients with Plasmodium vivax malaria at Nias Island, in the Indian Ocean near north-western Sumatra, Indonesa. The subjects, 21 indigenous males and females (6-50 years old) infected with > 40 asexual blood stage parasites of P. vivax per microliter of blood, had mild symptoms or none at all. Seven of these patients had > 100 ng/mL whole blood chloroquine levels before the first supervised dose of chloroquine (3 doses of 10 mg/kg, 10 m...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
Sustriayu Nalim, MF More by this author
Leksana, B More by this author
Expand authors...
Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume:
90
Issue:
4
Pages:
409-411
Publication date:
1996
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
URN:
uuid:63033d48-d6d3-464a-9c7c-3eb4ed4a5e87
Source identifiers:
81783
Local pid:
pubs:81783

Terms of use


Metrics



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

TO TOP