MSF medical guidelines
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) produces medical guides to help practitioners in the field. The contents of these guides are based on scientific data and MSF’s field experience. The scientific data used are that of the World Health Organization (WHO) or renowned international medical institutions as well as medical and scientific journals.
Clinical guidelines - July 2018 update
This guide has been updated. This month's revision includes in particular: significant changes (3), new entries (0), deleted entries (0)....
. Anaemia: treatment and prevention of iron-deficiency revised (with addition of a paediatric syrup).
. Plague: for prophylaxis after exposure to pneumonic plague patient or direct contact with infected body fluids or tissues, co-trimoxazole replaced by ciprofloxacin.
. Meningeal cryptococcosis in HIV: protocol updated according to WHO 2018 recommendations.