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Prediction of improved antimalarial chemoprevention with weekly dosing of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine.

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Intermittent preventive treatment (IPT) is used to reduce malaria morbidity and mortality, especially in vulnerable groups such as children and pregnant women. IPT with the fixed dose combination of piperaquine (PQ) and dihydroartemisinin (DHA) is being evaluated as a potential mass treatment to control and eliminate artemisinin resistant falciparum malaria. This study explored alternative DHA-PQ adult dosing regimens compared to the monthly adult dosing regimen currently being studied in cli...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1128/AAC.02491-16

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Oxford, MSD, NDM, Tropical Medicine
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Tarning, J
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Nosten, F
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White, NJ
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American Society for Microbiology Publisher's website
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Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Journal website
Volume:
61
Issue:
5
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e02491-16
Publication date:
2017-02-05
Acceptance date:
2017-02-20
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1098-6596
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0066-4804 and 1098-6596
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pubs:683711
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uri:a3afcf0f-dae7-4d4c-b83d-2324a97ce2aa
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