Application of pharmacometrics to pre-clinical data to understand and optimise antimalarial therapy
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Presentation
- By: KIRKPATRICK, Carl (Monash University, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Melbourne, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Batty, Kevin (West Coast Institute, Perth, Australia)
Patel, Kashyap (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia)
Malaria remains a global public health concernand current treatment options are sub-optimal in some clinical settings. Foreffective chemotherapy, antimalarial drug concentrations must be sufficient toremove completely all of the parasites in the infected host. Optimized dosing requiresa detailed understanding of the time course of antimalarial.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.