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Artemisinin versus Nonartemisinin Combination Therapy for Uncomplicated Malaria: Randomized Clinical Trials from Four Sites in Uganda

  • Adoke Yeka,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Kristin Banek,

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Nathan Bakyaita,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Sarah G Staedke,

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Moses R Kamya,

    Affiliation: Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Ambrose Talisuna,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Fred Kironde,

    Affiliation: Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Samuel L Nsobya,

    Affiliation: Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Albert Kilian,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Madeline Slater,

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Arthur Reingold,

    Affiliation: Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Philip J Rosenthal,

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Fred Wabwire-Mangen,

    Affiliation: Institute of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Grant Dorsey mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: grantd@itsa.ucsf.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America

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  • Published: July 26, 2005
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0020190

About the Authors

Adoke Yeka, Nathan Bakyaita, Ambrose Talisuna, Albert Kilian
Ministry of Health, Kampala, Uganda
Kristin Banek, Sarah G Staedke, Madeline Slater, Philip J Rosenthal, Grant Dorsey
Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Moses R Kamya, Fred Kironde, Samuel L Nsobya
Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda
Arthur Reingold
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
Fred Wabwire-Mangen
Institute of Public Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Corresponding Author

Email: grantd@itsa.ucsf.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

AY, KB, NB, SGS, MRK, AT, AK, AR, PJR, FWM, and GD designed the study. AY, KB, NB, SGS, MRK, AT, FK, SLN, MS, FWM, and GD performed the experiments. AY, KB, and GD analyzed the data. AY and KB enrolled patients. AY, KB, NB, SGS, MRK, AT, FK, SLN, AK, MS, AR, PJR, FWM, and GD contributed to writing the paper.