Feasibility and acceptability of ACT for the community case management of malaria in urban settings in five African sites

  • Akweongo P
  • Agyei-Baffour P
  • Sudhakar M
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The community case management of malaria (CCMm) is now an established route for distribution of artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) in rural areas, but the feasibility and acceptability of the approach through community medicine distributors (CMD) in urban areas has not been explored. It is estimated that in 15 years time 50% of the African population will live in urban areas and transmission of the malaria parasite occurs in these densely populated areas.

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  • Patricia Akweongo

  • Peter Agyei-Baffour

  • Morankar Sudhakar

  • Bertha N. Simwaka

  • Amadou T. Konaté

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