Severe malaria facts
Malaria causes 22% of deaths occurring in health care facilities.
In children under 5 years of age, 10% of deaths are linked to malaria.
From 2016 to 2017 there was a slight increase in malaria cases by about 2%.
Malaria-related mortality decreased by 4% from 2016 to 2017.
Free treatment for severe malaria for children under 5 years of age.
Severe malaria policy and practice
|Strong||IV artesunate (first-dose)|
|First trimester pregnancy|