Case management of severe malaria - a forgotten practice: experiences from health facilities in Uganda

Collection, Other ORP type English OPEN
Achan, J.; Tibenderana, J.; Kyabayinze, D.; Mawejje, H.; Mugizi, R.; Mpeka, B.; Talisuna, A.; D'Alessandro, U.;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Figshare
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017053
  • Subject: Mosquitoes | Health facilities | Africa, East | Diagnosis | Medicine | Malaria | experiences | Practices | Referral system | Evaluation | Case management | Drug regimens | Vectors | Drug dosing | Quinine | Plasmodium falciparum | forgotten | Cancer | Emergency care | Protozoal diseases | facilities | Uganda | Severe infection
    mesheuropmc: parasitic diseases

<div><h3>Introduction</h3><p>Severe malaria is a life-threatening medical emergency and requires prompt and effective treatment to prevent death. There is paucity of published information on current practices of severe malaria case management in sub-Saharan Africa; we e... View more
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