Use of pre-packaged chloroquine for the home management of presumed malaria in Malagasy children

@article{Ratsimbasoa2006UseOP,
  title={Use of pre-packaged chloroquine for the home management of presumed malaria in Malagasy children},
  author={Ars{\`e}ne C Ratsimbasoa and Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia and Pascal Millet and Jean Louis Soar{\`e}s and L{\'e}on Paul Rabarijaona and Benjamin Rakotoson and Denis Malvy and Didier M{\'e}nard},
  journal={Malaria Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={5},
  pages={79 - 79}
}
The main objective of this study was to assess the quality of home malaria management with pre-packaged chloroquine in two areas in the Moramanga district of Madagascar. The knowledge, attitude and practices of care providers in terms of home treatment options were evaluated and compared. The availability of treatment options by studying retailers and community-based service providers was also investigated. A cross-sectional investigation in two communities, in the hamlets and villages located… CONTINUE READING