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  • Condition: Acute Seizures from Cerebral Malaria
  • Journal: BMC pediatrics
  • Treatment Used: Enteral Levatiracetam
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using an enteral levatiracetam to treat patients aged 24 to 83 months with acute seizures developed from cerebral malaria.
  • Condition: Severe malaria
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Artemether versus quinine
  • Number of Patients: 2874
  • Published —
The study researched using severe malaria (a medication) for severe malaria.
  • Condition: Prenatal Toxoplasmosis
  • Journal: American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
  • Treatment Used: Prenatal Therapy with Pyrimethamine plus Sulfadiazine vs. Spiramycin
  • Number of Patients: 143
  • Published —
This study compared the effectiveness and tolerance of pyrimethamine + sulfadiazine vs spiramycin to reduce placental transmission of toxoplasmosis (parasitic infection).
  • Condition: Children with severe malaria
  • Journal: Brain research bulletin
  • Treatment Used: Computerized cognitive rehabilitation
  • Number of Patients: 300
  • Published —
The study aimed to determine neuropsychological benefits of computerized cognitive rehabilitation training in Ugandan children surviving severe malaria.
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