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Retrospective observational study of the use of artemether-lumefantrine in the treatment of malaria in Japan.

07:00 EST 14th February 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Retrospective observational study of the use of artemether-lumefantrine in the treatment of malaria in Japan."

The Research Group on Chemotherapy of Tropical Diseases, Japan, introduced artemether-lumefantrine (AL) in late 2002, mainly for treating uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Because AL was on the market in Japan in March 2017, the effectiveness and safety of AL were analyzed to help medical personnel use AL optimally.

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Name: Travel medicine and infectious disease
ISSN: 1873-0442
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