Improving compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis in Afghanistan.

  title={Improving compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis in Afghanistan.},
  author={Paul Brisson and Michael Woll and Michael 587 Brisson},
  journal={Military medicine},
  volume={177 12},
OBJECTIVE Historically, compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis by military service members (MSM) has been notoriously low, ranging from 30 to 56%. Since 2002, 28 to 85 cases per year of malaria have occurred in MSM deployed to Afghanistan. During their deployment to Afghanistan, the authors identified a low compliance rate with malaria chemoprophylaxis. A performance improvement project was developed to improve compliance. METHODS In July 2011, a performance improvement plan was developed… CONTINUE READING

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