Malaria treatment: no place like home.

  title={Malaria treatment: no place like home.},
  author={Franco Pagnoni},
  journal={Trends in parasitology},
  volume={25 3},
If the United Nations Millennium Development Goals are to be met, there is a need to improve access to effective antimalarial treatment where the burden of malaria is highest. Health facilities are often bypassed by communities, and inappropriate and poor-quality self-medication is common. The home management of malaria (HMM) strategy has been shown to have an effect on malaria morbidity and mortality in the chloroquine era, but several evidence gaps remain to be filled to confirm its value in… CONTINUE READING