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Prescribing practices for malaria in a rural Ugandan hospital: evaluation of a new malaria treatment policy.

December 9, 2011 - 14:50 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Ucakacon P, Achan J, Kutyabami P, Odoi A, Kalyango Nj.
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Afr Health Sci. 2011 Aug;11 Suppl 1:S53-9.

MalariaWorldData was collected on patient demographics, prescriber factors and prescription patterns. Prescriptions were considered to conform to the new antimalarial policy if artemether-lumefantrine was prescribed for uncomplicated malaria or quinine for treatment failure or complicated malaria.

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Open Access | Severe Plasmodium knowlesi Malaria in a Tertiary Care Hospital, Sabah, Malaysia

June 30, 2011 - 13:56 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Timothy William, Jayaram Menon, Tsin Wen Yeo, et al.
Reference: 
EID Journal Home > Volume 17, Number 7–July 2011

We describe the clinical features, disease spectrum, and response to antimalarial chemotherapy, including artemether-lumefantrine and artesunate, in patients with P. knowlesi malaria diagnosed by PCR during December 2007–November 2009 at a tertiary care hospital in Sabah, Malaysia.

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Open Access | Increasing malaria hospital admissions in Uganda between 1999 and 2009

May 25, 2011 - 14:03 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Emelda A Okiro, David Bitira, Gladys Mbabazi, Arthur Mpimbaza, Victor A Alegana, Ambrose O Talisuna and Robert W Snow
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BMC Medicine 2011, 9:37

Monthly pediatric admission data from five Ugandan hospitals and their catchments have been assembled retrospectively across 11 years from January 1999 to December 2009.

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Open Access | Candidate malaria susceptibility/protective SNPs in hospital and population-based studies: the effect of sub-structuring

May 10, 2010 - 09:01 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Eid NA, Hussein AA, Elzein AM, Mohamed HS, Rockett KA, Kwiatkowski DP, Ibrahim ME
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Malaria Journal 2010, 9:119 (8 May 2010)

The difference in population structure partly accounts for some of these significant associations, and the strength of association proved to be sensitive to all levels of sub-structuring whether in the hospital or population-based study.

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Open Access | Evidence of decline of malaria in the general hospital of Libreville, Gabon from 2000 to 2008

December 23, 2009 - 21:25 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Marielle Karine Bouyou-Akotet, Denise Patricia Mawili-Mboumba, Maryvonne Kombila et al.
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Malaria Journal 2009, 8:300 (17 December 2009)

The trend in malaria morbidity was evaluated among febrile children before and after their implementation in Libreville, the capital city of Gabon.

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Malaria treatment perceptions, practices and influences on provider behaviour: comparing hospitals and non-hospitals in south-east Nigeria

October 29, 2009 - 12:50 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Obinna Onwujekwe, Benjamin Uzochukwu, Nkem Dike, Nkoli Uguru, Emmanuel Nwobi, Elvis Shu
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Malaria Journal 2009, 8:246 (28 October 2009)

The behaviour of providers is often influenced by their knowledge, financial incentives, competition, or to follow patient demands and expectations. This study used a pre-tested structured questionnaire to collect data from 225 providers from hospitals and non-hospitals about their malaria treatment practices.

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