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Comparison of the umulative efficacy and safety of chloroquine, artesunate, and chloroquine-primaquine in Plasmodium vivax malaria

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Background Chloroquine has been recommended for Plasmodium vivax infections for >60 years, but resistance is increasing. To guide future therapies, the cumulative benefits of using slowly eliminated (chloroquine) vs rapidly eliminated (artesunate) antimalarials, and the risks and benefits of adding radical cure (primaquine) were assessed in a 3-way randomized comparison conducted on the Thailand-Myanmar border. Methods Patients with uncomplicated P. vivax... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/cid/ciy319

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
67
Issue:
10
Pages:
1543–1549
Publication date:
2018-06-08
Acceptance date:
2018-05-16
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EISSN:
1537-6591
ISSN:
1058-4838
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857048
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pubs:857048
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pubs:857048
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2018-06-13

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