Would rational use of antibiotics be compromised in the era of test-based management of malaria?
Version of Record online: 19 NOV 2010
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Tropical Medicine & International Health
Volume 16, Issue 2, pages 142–144, February 2011
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Baiden, F., Webster, J., Owusu-Agyei, S. and Chandramohan, D. (2011), Would rational use of antibiotics be compromised in the era of test-based management of malaria?. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 16: 142–144. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02692.x
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