Quinine monotherapy for treating uncomplicated malaria in the era of artemisinin-based combination therapy: an appropriate public health policy?

A Yeka, J Achan, U D'Alessandro, AO Talisuna

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalLancet Infectious Diseases
    Volume9
    Issue number7
    Pages (from-to)448-452
    Number of pages5
    ISSN1473-3099
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

    Keywords

    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Protozoal diseases
    • Malaria
    • Plasmodium falciparum
    • Drug therapy
    • National policies
    • First-line drugs
    • Artemisinin combination therapies (ACT)
    • Second-line drugs
    • Quinine
    • Monotherapy
    • WHO strategy
    • Compliance
    • Drug resistance
    • Efficacy
    • Transmissibility
    • Recurrence
    • Tolerability
    • Africa-General

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