Management of uncomplicated malaria

Blumberg, Lucille ; Frean, John ; Barnes, Karen I. (2008-06)

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The key issues in the successful management of malaria are early and accurate diagnosis and urgent treatment with effective drugs. Disease presentation is, however, not specific – progression to complicated disease may be rapid in non-immune persons, particularly in young children and pregnant women, and parasite drug resistance significantly influences treatment outcome.

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