Geographical concentration of falciparum malaria treated in the UK and delay to treatment with artesunate in severe cases: an observational study

OBJECTIVES To quantify geographical concentration of falciparum malaria cases in the UK at a hospital level. To assess potential delay-to-treatment associated with hub-and-spoke distribution of artesunate in severe cases. DESIGN Observational study using national and hospital data. SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS 3520 patients notified to the Malaria Reference… CONTINUE READING

3 Figures & Tables