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Compliance with Antimalaria Chemoprophylaxis in a Combat Zone

April 5, 2012 - 13:11 -- Patrick Sampao
Michael Brisson and Paul Brisson
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2012 86:587-590

MalariaWorldOur objective was to determine the rate of compliance and reasons for non-compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis among healthy US MSMs in Afghanistan.

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Open Access | Perspective: Extensive Drug Resistance in Malaria and Tuberculosis

July 6, 2010 - 06:41 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Chansuda Wongsrichanalai, Comments to Author Jay K. Varma, Jonathan J. Juliano, Michael E. Kimerling, and John R. MacArthur
Emerg Infect Dis, Volume 16, Number 7–July 2010

Drug resistance in malaria and in tuberculosis (TB) are major global health problems. Although the terms multidrug-resistant TB and extensively drug-resistant TB are precisely defined, the term multidrug resistance is often loosely used when discussing malaria.

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Antibiotics in Malaria Therapy and their Effect on the Parasite Apicoplast

April 9, 2010 - 14:53 -- Patrick Sampao
Pradel, G.; Schlitzer, M.
Current Molecular Medicine, Volume 10, Number 3, April 2010, pp. 335-349

This review will describe the effect of classical antibacterial agents against malaria parasites and the use of some of these compounds in clinical settings.

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