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Guidelines for the treatment of malaria / World Health Organization.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Geneva : World Health Organization, c2010.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xi, 194 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Guideline.
ISBN:
  • 9789241547925
  • 9241547928
OCLC:
606590423
Related name:
RCP:
C - S