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Artemisinin-based combination therapy for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium vivax malaria.
|Title||Artemisinin-based combination therapy for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium vivax malaria.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Gogtay N, Kannan S, Thatte UM, Olliaro PL, Sinclair D|
|Journal||The Cochrane database of systematic reviews|
Plasmodium vivax is an important cause of malaria in many parts of Asia and South America, and parasite resistance to the standard treatment (chloroquine) is now high in some parts of Oceania. This review aims to assess the current treatment options in the light of increasing chloroquine resistance.
|Alternate Journal||Cochrane Database Syst Rev|