Efficacy of Two versus Three-Day Regimens of Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine for Uncomplicated Malaria in Military Personnel in Northern Cambodia: An Open-Label Randomized Trial

@inproceedings{Lon2014EfficacyOT,
  title={Efficacy of Two versus Three-Day Regimens of Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine for Uncomplicated Malaria in Military Personnel in Northern Cambodia: An Open-Label Randomized Trial},
  author={Chanthap Lon and Jessica E. Manning and Pattaraporn Vanachayangkul and Mary Lou So and Darapiseth Sea and Youry Se and Panita Gosi and Charlotte Anne Lanteri and Suwanna Chaorattanakawee and Sabaithip Sriwichai and Soklyda Chann and Worachet Kuntawunginn and Nillawan Buathong and Samon Nou and Douglas S. Walsh and Stuart D. Tyner and Jonathan J. Juliano and Jessica Lin and Michele Spring and Delia R. Bethell and Jaranit Kaewkungwal and D. B. Tang and Char Meng Chuor and Prom Satharath and David Saunders},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION Emerging antimalarial drug resistance in mobile populations remains a significant public health concern. We compared two regimens of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine in military and civilians on the Thai-Cambodian border to evaluate national treatment policy. METHODS Efficacy and safety of two and three-day regimens of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine were compared as a nested open-label evaluation within a malaria cohort study in 222 otherwise healthy volunteers (18% malaria… CONTINUE READING
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