Simon Challand

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A clinical trial of the traditional medicine Vernonia amygdalina in the treatment of uncomplicated malaria
    Simon Challand
    Primary Health Care, South Rwenzori Diocese, Kasese, Uganda
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1231-7. 2009
  2. pmc Evaluation and pharmacovigilance of projects promoting cultivation and local use of Artemisia annua for malaria
    Merlin L Willcox
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Malar J 10:84. 2011

Collaborators

  • Merlin L Willcox
  • Rosalia Oyweka
  • Rehema Namyalo
  • Keith Lindsey
  • Shelly Burton

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint A clinical trial of the traditional medicine Vernonia amygdalina in the treatment of uncomplicated malaria
    Simon Challand
    Primary Health Care, South Rwenzori Diocese, Kasese, Uganda
    J Altern Complement Med 15:1231-7. 2009
    ..The leaves of the shrub Vernonia amygdalina Del (Compositae) are widely used in Africa to treat malaria. It is widely available, accessible, and affordable in many remote areas that do not have ready access to modern medicines...
  2. pmc Evaluation and pharmacovigilance of projects promoting cultivation and local use of Artemisia annua for malaria
    Merlin L Willcox
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Malar J 10:84. 2011
    ..There has been controversy about the effectiveness and safety of this approach, but no pharmacovigilance studies or evaluations have been published to date...