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A trial of combination antimalarial therapies in children from Papua New Guinea.

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This study looked at clinical and parasitologic response at day 42 in malaria-infected children between 6 months to 5 years in Papua New Guinea. The study was conducted between 2005 and 2007, and was an open-label, randomized, parallel-group study of conventional chloroquine-sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and artesunate-sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine, dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine, and artemether-lumefantrine.

Publisher: Massachusetts Medical Society
Language: English
Format: Web Page
Regions: Global, Papua New Guinea
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Program Managers, Researchers
Topic Areas: Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions, Primary Care of HIV Infected & Exposed Children
Resource Type: Journal Articles