Intermittent preventive treatment of malaria with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine during pregnancy in Burkina Faso: effect of adding a third dose to the standard two-dose regimen on low birth weight, anaemia and pregnancy outcomes.

I Valea, H Tinto, MK Drabo, Lieven Huybregts, MC Henry, D Roberfroid, RT Guiguemde, P Kolsteren, U D'Alessandro

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalMalaria Journal
    Volume9
    Pages (from-to)324
    Number of pages9
    ISSN1475-2875
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2010

    Keywords

    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Protozoal diseases
    • Malaria
    • Plasmodium falciparum
    • Vectors
    • Mosquitoes
    • Anopheles
    • Prevention
    • Women
    • Pregnancy
    • Intermittent preventive treatment
    • Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine
    • Regimens
    • Dosage
    • Risk reduction
    • Treatment outcome
    • Low birth weight
    • Anemia
    • Burkina Faso
    • Africa-West

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