Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, December 21st, 2004
The study also shows that the drug combination of chloroquine and sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine - the recommended first-line treatment in Uganda - is far less effective than other drug combinations.
Philip Rosenthal (University of California San Francisco) and colleagues coordinated a clinical trial among young children (aged 6 months to 10 years) via a hospital in Kampala, Uganda. Around 400 children were randomly allocated one of...
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