Guidelines for the treatment of malaria / World Health Organization.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
Geneva : World Health Organization, c2010.
Description
xi, 194 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Related name
Form/​Genre
Guideline
Notes
Executive summary contains : 1. Reccomendations unchanged from the first edition of the Guidelines (2006) and 2. Additional recommendations in the second edition of the Guidelines (2010)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Clinical disease and epidemiology -- Objectives of treatment -- Resistance to antimalarial medicines -- Antimalarial treatment policy -- Diagnosis of malaria -- Treatment of uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria -- Treatment of severe falciparum malaria -- Treatment of malaria caused by P. vivax, P. ovale or P. malariae -- Mixed malaria infections -- Complex emergencies and epidemics -- Case management in the context of malaria elimination -- Mass drug administration.
ISBN
  • 9789241547925
  • 9241547928
OCLC
606590423
RCP
C - O