Artemether-lumefantrine treatment failure despite adequate lumefantrine day 7 concentration in a traveller with Plasmodium falciparum malaria after returning from Tanzania Full Text
Malaria Journal, 06/04/2012
Farnert A et al. – This report describes a treatment failure despite adequate drug concentrations in a traveller returning from sub–Saharan Africa. Genotyping confirmed recrudescence and suggested reduced sensitivity. Potential sub–optimal effect of artemetherlumefantrine highlights the need to follow non–immune individuals the weeks after treatment.