Intervention Protocol

Artemether intramuscular injection for severe malaria in children

  1. Ekpereonne Esu1,*,
  2. Emmanuel E Effa2,
  3. Oko N Opie3,
  4. Amirahobu Uwaoma4,
  5. Martin M Meremikwu5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group

Published Online: 12 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 23 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010678

How to Cite

Esu E, Effa EE, Opie ON, Uwaoma A, Meremikwu MM. Artemether intramuscular injection for severe malaria in children (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010678. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010678.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Effective Health Care Research Programme - Nigeria, Calabar, Nigeria

  2. 2

    College of Medical Sciences, University of Calabar, Internal Medicine, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria

  3. 3

    Federal College of Education, Department of General Studies, Obudu, Cross River State, Nigeria

  4. 4

    University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, Cross River State, Nigeria

  5. 5

    University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria

*Ekpereonne Esu, Effective Health Care Research Programme - Nigeria, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, 540271, Nigeria. rhonematic@yahoo.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 12 AUG 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the efficacy and safety of parenteral artemether versus any other parenteral medication in the treatment of severe malaria in children.