Malaria, Cerebral Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Steroids for treating cerebral malaria


Prasad K, Garner P

OBJECTIVES: This review aimed to assess the effects of steroids in patients with cerebral malaria in relation to survival and long-term disability.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Intramuscular arteether for treating severe malaria


Afolabi BB, Okoromah CN

OBJECTIVES: To compare intramuscular arteether with other antimalarial drugs to treat severe malaria.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Mannitol and other osmotic diuretics as adjuncts for treating cerebral malaria


Okoromah CA, Afolabi BB, Wall EC

OBJECTIVES: To compare mannitol or urea to placebo or no diuretic for treating children or adults with cerebral malaria.