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NOT Open Access | Community pharmacists' knowledge and practice regarding malaria and its treatment in Sudan: a cross-sectional survey

October 7, 2020 - 16:02 -- NOT Open Access
Author(s): 
Elhag EAA, Sulaiman SAS
Reference: 
Int J Clin Pharm. 2020 Oct 6

Malaria is one of the main causes of death in Sudan with high prevalence among males, children under five-year and pregnant women. In 2016 near 13% of hospital admissions in Sudan were due to malaria. Community pharmacist dispensing of antimalarial drugs without prescription and malaria self-treatment may lead to the development of drugs resistance and delay disease control. Objective To assess the knowledge and practice of community pharmacists regarding malaria and its treatment. Setting Community pharmacies in Khartoum State, Sudan.

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