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Research & Reviews  14,388 results

Drug-induced hypersensitivity to artemisinin-based therapies for malaria.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pt.2021.08.011
Trends in Parasitology; Nordmann T, Borrmann S et. al.

Sep 26th, 2021 - In the early 2000s, artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) was introduced as first-line treatment for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in virtually all endemic countries. However, despite the well-known excellent tolerability of AC...

Late-presenting Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in a Non-Endemic Setting During COVID-19 ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usab393
Military Medicine; Robben PM, Dunbar CR et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - We report a case of febrile Plasmodium falciparum malaria in a 36-year-old male patient occurring 14 years after immigration from and more than 12 months since a return visit to the endemic area. The critical need for awareness regarding late pres...

Transfusion-Transmitted Malaria: Two Pediatric Cases From the United States and Their R...
https://doi.org/10.1093/jpids/piab083
Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society; Stubbs LA, Price M et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - In non-endemic settings, transfusion-transmitted malaria (TTM) is rare but potentially fatal and becoming more common with globalization. We present two pediatric cases that demonstrate donor screening using questionnaires is subject to error and ...

Histone deacetylase inhibitor AR-42 and achiral analogues kill malaria parasites in vit...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpddr.2021.08.006
International Journal for Parasitology. Drugs and Drug Re... Chua MJ, Tng J et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Malaria is caused by infection with Plasmodium parasites and results in significant health and economic impacts. Malaria eradication is hampered by parasite resistance to current drugs and the lack of a widely effective vaccine. Compounds that tar...

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Guidelines  3 results

Updated CDC Recommendations for Using Artemether-Lumefantrine for the Treatment of Unco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5898222
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Ballard SB, Salinger A et. al.

Apr 13th, 2018 - Malaria infection during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk for maternal and fetal complications. In the United States, treatment options for uncomplicated, chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax malaria in pregnant w...

Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections among HIV-expos...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2821196
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Mofenson LM, Brady MT et. al.

Sep 5th, 2009 - This report updates and combines into one document earlier versions of guidelines for preventing and treating opportunistic infections (OIs) among HIV-exposed and HIV-infected children, last published in 2002 and 2004, respectively. These guidelin...

Treatment and prevention of malaria in pregnancy and newborn.
https://doi.org/10.1515/JPM.2008.002
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Coll O, Menendez C et. al.

Jan 11th, 2008 - Pregnant women are at increased risk for malaria infection. Although important advances have been made in the last years, the mechanisms that explain the increased susceptibility are not yet fully understood. Malaria infection in pregnancy is asso...

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News  762 results

CRISPR and the End of Genetic Diseases
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951364

May 18th, 2021 - In July 2019, Victoria Gray woke up in a sunlit, pale green hospital room at Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville. A frozen bag of her genetically edited blood cells thawed by her bed. Gray, a 34-year-old mother of four from Forest, MS, wa...

Progress Stalling on Malaria Elimination
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950546

May 5th, 2021 - In its final report on the E-2020 initiative, the World Health Organization (WHO) touted its progress on its goal of eliminating malaria throughout the world. But critics are charging that progress has stalled. The E-2020 initiative supported the ...

Potential New Malaria Vaccine Shows Promise in Burkina Faso Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949826

Apr 26th, 2021 - (Reuters) - A potential new malaria vaccine has proved highly effective in a trial in babies in Africa, pointing to it one day possibly helping reduce the death toll from the mosquito-born disease that kills up to half a million young children a y...

Malaria Resistant to Artemisinin Emerging in Africa
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949687

Apr 21st, 2021 - A new study shows disturbing evidence that malaria is becoming resistant to artemisinin, a drug critical for treatment in Africa. Although artemisinin resistance has long plagued the Mekong Delta, it is relatively new to Africa. In a study publish...

A Man With Fever, Fatigue, and a Trip to Nigeria
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946721

Mar 4th, 2021 - A 36-year-old African man who immigrated to the United States 10 years ago presents to the emergency department (ED) complaining of fever, fatigue, headache, muscle aches, and occasional nausea and vomiting for the past 5 days. He reports no chron...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →