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TB adverse events Chart and Malaria

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TB Adverse Events
TB Adverse Events 2
Maria
vector borne disease -female mosquito

Highest risk African countries and children, pregnant
Pathogen
P. falciparum responsible for 80% of infections and 90% of deaths
Life Cycle
Life Cycle Explained
Severe Malaria
Chronic Malaria
Diagnostics
Oral vs. IV
Drug
Severe Malaria Txn
Uncomplicated -P.falciparum or unknown txn
Uncomplicated P.Vivax and P.Ovale
Chemoprophylaxis
• 90% efficacious; compliance is poor
• Need to start prior to exposure, continue
after returning
• Primaquine - start after return -
hypnozoites
Drug Review
Drug Review 2