Evaluation of Efficacy of Chloroquine for Plasmodium Vivax Infection Using Parasite Clearance Times: A 10-Year Study and Systematic Review.

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INTRODUCTION Chloroquine, in combination with primaquine, is used as the firstline treatment for uncomplicated P. vivax malaria in Thailand. In view of the declining efficacy of chloroquine in many P. vivax endemic areas, the possibility of emergence of chloroquine- resistant P. vivax in Thailand is a concern. The aim of this study was to assess the trends… (More)

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@article{Subramony2016EvaluationOE, title={Evaluation of Efficacy of Chloroquine for Plasmodium Vivax Infection Using Parasite Clearance Times: A 10-Year Study and Systematic Review.}, author={Hariharan Subramony and Noppadon Tangpukdee and Srivicha Krudsood and Kittiyod Poovorawan and Sant Muangnoicharoen and Polrat Wilairatana}, journal={Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore}, year={2016}, volume={45 7}, pages={303-14} }