Assessment of therapeutic efficacy of chloroquine and sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in uncomplicated falciparum malaria.

@article{Biswas2003AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of therapeutic efficacy of chloroquine and sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in uncomplicated falciparum malaria.},
  author={Sukla Biswas and Neena Valecha and Prajesh K. Tyagi and Shobhan Phookan and Vas Dev and Surya Kant Sharma and S. K. Subbarao},
  journal={Journal of vector borne diseases},
  year={2003},
  volume={40 3-4},
  pages={92-9}
}
A standardised protocol has been developed by World Health Organization (CDS/RBM/2002) to assess the efficacy of common antimalarials in the treatment of clinically manifested infection with uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria for areas with low to moderate transmission. The therapeutic efficacy protocol is based on clinical and parasitological responses of the patients and it has the purpose of determining the practical efficacy of the drug regimen in study areas with the ultimate objective of… CONTINUE READING

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