Each Evidence Update is a 2-page summary of a Cochrane Review of healthcare interventions relevant to people in low-income and middle-income countries.
This Evidence Update is adapted from Orton L, Barnish G. Unit-dose
packaged drugs for treating malaria. Cochrane Database of Systematic
Reviews 2005, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD004614. DOI:
There is some evidence that unit-dose packaging combined with training
or information may increase adherence, but there are no data on
Effective Health Care Research Programme Consortium, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK, pp.2