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Back to chloroquine for malaria prophylaxis in pregnancy?

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Chico, R Matthew and terKuile, Feiko ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3663-5617 (2018) 'Back to chloroquine for malaria prophylaxis in pregnancy?'. Lancet Infectious Diseases, Vol 18, Issue 10, pp. 1051-1052.

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Abstract

Malaria is among the most common preventable causes of adverse pregnancy outcomes. WHO recommends intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine for HIV-negative women; however, parasite resistance now threatens the effectiveness of this approach.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: QV Pharmacology > Anti-Inflammatory Agents. Anti-Infective Agents. Antineoplastic Agents > QV 256 Antimalarials
WC Communicable Diseases > Tropical and Parasitic Diseases > WC 750 Malaria
WQ Obstetrics > Pregnancy > WQ 200 General works
Faculty: Department: Clinical Sciences & International Health > Clinical Sciences Department
Digital Object Identifer (DOI): https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30427-4
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 18 Sep 2018 08:52
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2019 02:02
URI: https://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/9294

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