Malaria in pregnancy prevention (Green-top 54A)
McGready R., Ashley EA., Nosten F., Rijken M.
The aim of this guideline is to provide clinicians with evidenced based, up-to-date information about the prevention of malaria in pregnancy in situations that are likely to be encountered in UK medical facilities (that is, UK-based residents visiting malaria endemic areas). These guidelines are not necessarily appropriate for those residing in endemic areas. This guideline covers malaria prevention travel recommendations in: women planning a pregnancy those already pregnant or breast feeding. Drug recommendations for malaria prophylaxis can change, owing to resistance, and up-to-date information on drugs can be obtained using online resources as described in this guideline. This guideline is can be downloaded as a pdf using the link below: The prevention of malaria in pregnancy (Green-top 54A) (Pdf)