Free Content Impact of delayed introduction of sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine and arthemeter–lumefantrine on malaria epidemiology in KwaZulu‐Natal, South Africa

You have access to the full text article on a website external to ingentaconnect.

Please click here to view this article on Wiley Online Library.

You may be required to register and activate access on Wiley Online Library before you can obtain the full text. If you have any queries please visit Wiley Online Library

Download Article:

Abstract:

Objective  To investigate how delayed introduction of sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine (Fansidar®) and arthemeter–lumefantrine (Coartem®) as first‐line drugs for malaria in KwaZulu‐Natal contributed to the reported epidemics of 1985–1988 and 1997–2001.

Keywords: KwaZulu‐Natal; chloroquine; drug policy; malaria; resistance; sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02333.x

Affiliations: 1:  Department of Public Health Medicine, University KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 2:  Malaria Research Programme, Medical Research Council, Durban, South Africa

Publication date: September 1, 2009

Related content

Tools

Favourites

Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more