Parasitemia Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Antipyretic measures for treating fever in malaria


Meremikwu MM, Odigwe CC, Akudo Nwagbara B, Udoh EE

OBJECTIVES: We aimed to assess whether treatments to reduce fever in malaria influence the course of the illness.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria in endemic countries


Abba K, Deeks JJ, Olliaro P, Naing CM, Jackson SM, Takwoingi Y, Donegan S, G...

OBJECTIVES: To assess the diagnostic accuracy of RDTs for detecting P. falciparum parasitaemia in persons living in endemic areas who present to ambulatory healthcare facilities with symptoms suggestive of malaria by type and brand.