There is no clear cut trajectory for management of uncomplicated malaria in the study area. Different approaches are adopted when treating malaria.
artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT)
Overall, ACT knowledge among frontline health care providers is very poor.
This study confirms that both AL and ASAQ remain highly efficacious and well tolerated for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in Mozambican children.
These factors determine the adherence to the dosing schedules during the treatment course and thus the evaluation of the subsidy policy, its implementation and role in malaria burden in this region is compulsory.