Severe and uncomplicated falciparum malaria in children from three regions and three ethnic groups in Cameroon: prospective study

@inproceedings{Achidi2012SevereAU,
  title={Severe and uncomplicated falciparum malaria in children from three regions and three ethnic groups in Cameroon: prospective study},
  author={Eric Akum Achidi and Tobias O. Apinjoh and Judith K Anchang-Kimbi and Regina N. Mugri and Andre N. Ngwai and Clarisse N Yafi},
  booktitle={Malaria Journal},
  year={2012}
}
To identify the factors that account for differences in clinical outcomes of malaria as well as its relationship with ethnicity, transmission intensity and parasite density. A prospective study was conducted in nine health facilities in the Centre, Littoral and South West regions of Cameroon, and in three ethnic groups; the Bantu, Semi-Bantu and Foulbe. Children aged one month to 13 years, with diagnosis suggestive of malaria, were recruited and characterized using the WHO definition for severe… CONTINUE READING
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