Malaria Mini: The Basics
Master malaria and save lives. This course will teach you about this parasite and how to prevent, diagnose, and treat malaria infections.
1 CME credit
Patients diagnosed with uncomplicated malaria can be effectively treated with oral antimalarials. In this video from our Malaria Mini: The Basics course, we look at how each treatment works, which drugs should be used for specific malaria strains, and the critical step you need to take to avoid a patient relapse.
Many clinicians lack the experience and relevant caseload that is necessary to master the treatment of malaria. This course will teach you how to confidently tackle this disease in your clinical practice. You’ll learn about the parasite’s life cycle and epidemiology, how to take a proper travel history, how to prevent, diagnose, and treat infections, and when to refer your patient to an expert, in time to save a life!