An ethnobotanical study of antimalarial plants in Togo Maritime Region.

@article{Koudouvo2011AnES,
  title={An ethnobotanical study of antimalarial plants in Togo Maritime Region.},
  author={Koffi Koudouvo and Damintoti Simplice Karou and Kouami Kokou and Kodjo Essien and Kodjo Aklikokou and Isabelle A. Glitho and Jacques Simpore and Rokia Sanogo and Comlan de Souza and Messanvi F Gbeassor},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2011},
  volume={134 1},
  pages={183-90}
}
BACKGROUND Malaria continues to be of great concern in Togo, as it accounts for high mortality rates, principally in children. Although plant-based medicines are the only means in major malarious regions of the country, still very little is known about the medicinal plants and medical practices of the indigenous people. OBJECTIVE The present study aimed to document the indigenous medicinal plant utilization for the management of malaria and related symptoms in Togo Maritime Region… CONTINUE READING