Mass campaigns with antimalarial drugs: a modelling comparison of artemether-lumefantrine and DHA-piperaquine with and without primaquine as tools for malaria control and elimination

Modelling mass antimalarial campaigns can elucidate how to most effectively deploy drug-based interventions and quantitatively compare the effects of cure, prophylaxis, and transmission-blocking in suppressing parasite prevalence.

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Publication date: March 2015
Source: BMC Infectious Diseases
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Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria

A study evaluating the effectiveness and safety of Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine compared to other Artemisinin-based Combination Therapies for treating uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria in adults and children.

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Publication date: January 2014
Source: The Cochrane Library
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