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Commentary: Eritrean and Sudanese migrants presenting with malaria in Israel

December 5, 2011 - 13:50 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Lisa Saidel-Odes, Klaris Riesenberg, Francisc Schlaeffer, Rozalia Smolyakov, Mike Kafka, Abraham Borer
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Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, Volume 9, Issue 6, November 2011, Pages 303-305

MalariaWorldWe aimed to describe the features of malaria in this migrant population by conducting a retrospective descriptive study of Eritrean and Sudanese migrants admitted with malaria during 1/2009–4/2010.

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Short Communication: Comparison of artesunate and quinine in the treatment of Sudanese children with severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria

September 20, 2010 - 13:25 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Hatim G. Eltahir, Abubaker A. Omer, Ayoub A. Mohamed, Ishag Adam
Reference: 
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Volume 104, Issue 10, October 2010, Pages 684-686

Sixty-six children presenting to Singa hospital, Sudan with different manifestations of severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria were randomly divided into two well-matched groups (33 in each arm) to receive either intravenous artesunate 2•4 mg/kg at 0, 12, and 24 hours, then daily, or intravenous quinine 20 mg/kg initially then 10 mg/kg three times a day.

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