Guidelines For The Treatment Of Malaria by M. C. World Health OrganizGuidelines For The Treatment Of Malaria by M. C. World Health Organiz

Guidelines For The Treatment Of Malaria

byM. C. World Health OrganizEditorWorld Health Organiz

Paperback | December 16, 2015

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This third edition of the WHOGuidelines for the Treatment of Malariacontains updated recommendations based on a firmer evidence base for most antimalarial drugs and in addition includes recommendations on the use of drugs to prevent malaria in groups at high risk.

TheGuidelinesprovide a framework for designing specific, detailed national treatment protocols, taking into account local patterns of resistance to antimalarial drugs and health service capacity. It provides recommendations on treatment of uncomplicated and severe malaria in all age groups, all endemic areas, in special populations and several complex situations. In addition on the use of antimalarial drugs as preventive therapy in healthy people living in malaria endemic areas who are high risk, in order to reduce morbidity and mortality from malaria.
World Health Organization is a Specialized Agency of the United Nations, charged to act as the world's directing and coordinating authority on questions of human health. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based polic...
Title:Guidelines For The Treatment Of MalariaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:319 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:December 16, 2015Publisher:WHO PUBLICATIONSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9241549122

ISBN - 13:9789241549127

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