Preventive malaria treatment for contacts of patients with Ebola virus disease in the context of the west Africa 2014–15 Ebola virus disease response: an economic analysis

This study aimed to assess the economic feasibility of administering preventive malaria treatment to all contacts of patients with Ebola virus disease, to prevent the onset of febrile malaria and subsequent admission to Ebola treatment units. Administration of ACTs was cost saving for contacts of all ages.

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Publication date: April 2016
Source: The Lancet Infectious Diseases