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Effective Treatment for Malaria Control
...he malaria drug sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine. Feiko ter
Kuile, M.D., Ph.D., of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, England and colleagues evaluated data to assess whether increasing the frequency of IPT with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine during pregnancy could provide a temporary respite in ...
Infants Malarial Risk Lowered by Preventive Measures
...y one fifth. According to editorialists Feiko O. ter
Kuile, MD, PhD, of the Liverpool School of Tropica...ent with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine is seen by Drs. ter
Kuile and Steketee to provide a satisfactory balance of safety and efficacy. There is ‘substantial p...
Health of Mothers and Children Show Improvement after Use of Insecticide-Treated Bed Nets
...cted in sub-Saharan Africa. Review co-author Feiko ter
Kuile is an author of two of these trials. The studies comprised more than 6,400 pregnant women and showed that bed nets reduced the risk of parasite infection in the placenta by 21 percent. In women carrying their first to fourth babies, these ne...