Self-reported compliance with last malaria treatment and occurrence of malaria during follow-up in a Brazilian Amazon population.

@article{Duarte2003SelfreportedCW,
  title={Self-reported compliance with last malaria treatment and occurrence of malaria during follow-up in a Brazilian Amazon population.},
  author={Elisabeth Carmen Duarte and Theresa W Gyorkos},
  journal={Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH},
  year={2003},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={518-24}
}
The objective of this study was to describe the association between self-reported compliance with last malaria treatment (CMT) and occurrence of malaria during follow-up, controlling for current risk factors. We conducted a prospective open cohort study in Leonislândia, a rural area of Peixoto de Azevedo City, in the Amazon region of Mato Grosso, Brazil. A total of 414 individuals were interviewed at baseline regarding CMT and followed-up for either 8 or 4 months to assess malaria incidence… CONTINUE READING

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