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Malaria prophylaxis and the media


, : Malaria prophylaxis and the media. Lancet British edition 348(9023): 344

A total of 113 tourists on holiday in The Gambia were interviewed regarding antimalarial prophylaxis, and 78 were followed up after their return to the UK, in order to assess the impact of a BBC consumer programme which drew attention to the possible adverse side-effects of mefloquine.

Accession: 002889358

PMID: 8709720

DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(05)64522-9

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