Perspectives in medicine: malaria.


The occurrence of malaria is traceable to the remotest antiquity as judged by the references to the seasonal occurrence of intermittent fevers in ancient Egypt, India and China. Hippocrates, the Greek physician in the fifth century before Christ studied the clinical picture of malaria, recognising the different types of periodic fever. Little progress was… (More)


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@article{Sandosham1984PerspectivesIM, title={Perspectives in medicine: malaria.}, author={A A Sandosham}, journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia}, year={1984}, volume={39 1}, pages={5-20} }