Implementation of Home based management of malaria in children reduces the work load for peripheral health facilities in a rural district of Burkina Faso

@article{Tiono2008ImplementationOH,
  title={Implementation of Home based management of malaria in children reduces the work load for peripheral health facilities in a rural district of Burkina Faso},
  author={Alfred B Tiono and Youssouf Kabor{\'e} and Abdoulaye Traore and Nathalie Convelbo and Franco Pagnoni and Sodiomon Bienvenu Sirima},
  journal={Malaria Journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={7},
  pages={201 - 201}
}
BackgroundHome Management of Malaria (HMM) is one of the key strategies to reduce the burden of malaria for vulnerable population in endemic countries. It is based on the evidence that well-trained communities health workers can provide prompt and adequate care to patients close to their homes. The strategy has been shown to reduce malaria mortality and severe morbidity and has been adopted by the World Health Organization as a cornerstone of malaria control in Africa. However, the potential… CONTINUE READING

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