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Malaria and children: the risks, precautions, and the nurse's role

Carole Tracey MSc, DipHE, RGN, RM.Practice Nurse, The Health Centre, University of East Anglia, NorwichMalaria kills, yet decades ago doctors were confident that it could be beaten and control measures were beginning to be very effective, with medicines working well. Now the picture is very different and malaria is re-emerging as a very serious disease.

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