Background: Case-management with artemether-lumefantrine (AL) is one of the key strategies to control malaria in many African countries. Yet, the reports on translation of AL implementation activities into clinical practice are scarce. Here the quality of AL case-management is reported from Uganda; approximately one year after AL replaced combination of chloroquine and sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine (CQ+SP) as recommended first line treatment for uncomplicated malaria. Methods: A cross-sectional ...Expand abstract
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- Citation: Zurovac, D. et al. (2008). 'Malaria case-management under artemether-lumefantrine treatment policy in Uganda', Malaria Journal, 7: 181. [This article is available from: http://www.malariajournal.com/content/7/1/181]. Copyright 2008 Zurovac et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Malaria case-management under artemether-lumefantrine treatment policy in Uganda
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