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Cost of increasing access to artemisinin combination therapy: the Cambodian experience.

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BACKGROUND: Malaria-endemic countries are switching antimalarial drug policy from cheap ineffective monotherapies to artemisinin combination therapies (ACTs) for the treatment of Plasmodium falciparum malaria and the global community are considering setting up a global subsidy to fund their purchase. However, in order to ensure that ACTs are correctly used and are accessible to the poor and remote communities who need them, specific interventions will be necessary and the additional costs ne...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/1475-2875-7-84

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Malaria Journal Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Article number:
84
Publication date:
2008-01-01
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1475-2875
ISSN:
1475-2875
Source identifiers:
40762
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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