oa CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - More about : preventing antimalarial resistance with artemisinin-based combination therapy

Volume 22, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 0256-2170



Extracted from text ... well informed before receiving treatment. The HCTC employs a team of counsellors who are all HIV positive, the majority of whom are on ART. Starting a patient on ART should be an intensive process, but one that should bring the satisfaction of treatment success. References available on request. KAREN I BARNES, MB ChB Senior Lecturer, Division of Pharmacology, University of Cape Town Malaria morbidity and mortality is rising, principally as a result of increasing antimalarial resistance.1 Resistance means that there is a shift to the right in the dose-response (concentrationeffect) relationship. Plasmodium falciparum has developed clinically significant resistance to ..

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