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Compliance with Antimalaria Chemoprophylaxis in a Combat Zone

April 5, 2012 - 13:11 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Michael Brisson and Paul Brisson
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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
Author(s): 
Chansuda Wongsrichanalai, Comments to Author Jay K. Varma, Jonathan J. Juliano, Michael E. Kimerling, and John R. MacArthur
Reference: 
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
Author(s): 
Pradel, G.; Schlitzer, M.
Reference: 
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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