[Comparison of efficacy of chloroquine versus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in malaria prevention in pregnant women in the Toamasina region (Madagascar)].

Malaria still represents a great cause of death in sub-Saharan African areas, mainly among pregnant women. We conducted this prospective study during two years in a malaria-endemic stable region in the east of Madagascar (Toamasina) with an aim to compare the efficacy of weekly chloroquine (CQ) and the use of intermittent presumptive treatment by… CONTINUE READING