Prophylaxis against malariaBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6990.1329 (Published 20 May 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:1329
- Vivien Hollyoak
- Consultant in communicable disease control County Durham Health Commission, Durham DH1 5XZ
EDITOR,—Santanu Chatterjee expresses concern about the advice given on prophylaxis against malaria, especially to young people travelling for long periods on low budgets.1 Almost a quarter of 452 foreign travellers studied by Chatterjee in Calcutta were not taking any prophylaxis against malaria. The reasons for this are not reported.
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