Treatment outcomes of visceral leishmaniasis in Ethiopia from 1994-2015: A systematic review and meta-analysis
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Stockholm (Sweden)
- Type: Poster
- By: GEBREYOHANNES, Eyob (University of Gondar, Clinical Pharmacy, Gondar, Ethiopia)
- Co-author(s): Eyob Gebreyohannes: Clinical Pharmacy, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia
Akshaya Bhagavathula: Clinical Pharmacy, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia
Tadesse Abegaz: Clinical Pharmacy, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia
In Sub-Saharan Africa, Ethiopia recorded the second highest number of VL cases (next to Sudan) with more than 4000 people registered for treatment every year.
To obtain stronger evidence on the treatment outcomes of VL from the existing literatures in Ethiopia.
MethodsThe full texts of 15 studies conforming to the inclusion criteria.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.