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Released on 22/11/2016

Key Learning Points

  • Artesunate
  • Atovaquone-proguanil
  • Cerebral malaria
  • Chloroquine
  • Malaria
  • Malaria Prophylaxis
  • Malaria prophylaxis during pregnancy
  • Mefloquine
  • Plasmodium falciparum - diagnosis and treatment
  • Primaquine

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