Producing National Drug and Therapeutic Information - The Malawi Approach to Developing Standard Treatment Guidelines
(1994; 49 pages) View the PDF document
Table of Contents
View the documentAcknowledgements
Open this folder and view contentsIntroduction
Open this folder and view contentsMSTG 1 (First edition)
Open this folder and view contentsMSTG 2 (Second edition)
Close this folderAppendices
View the documentAppendix 1 - Background publications used in preparation of the guidelines
View the documentAppendix 2 - Sample page of MSTG 1 (December 1988) first draft
View the documentAppendix 3 - Sample page of MSTG 1 (May 1989) second draft
View the documentAppendix 4 - Sample page of MSTG 1 (July 1989) third draft
View the documentAppendix 5 - Sample page of MSTG 1 (November 1990) final version
View the documentAppendix 6 - Technical notes on MSTG 1
View the documentAppendix 7 - Cover page of MSTG 1
View the documentAppendix 8 - Modification form for MSTG 1
View the documentAppendix 9 - Sample page of MSTG 2 (July 1993) final version
View the documentAppendix 10 - Technical notes on MSTG 2
View the documentAppendix 11 - Cover page of MSTG 2
View the documentAppendix 12 - Comparison table for MSTG 1 and MSTG 2
View the documentAppendix 13 - District training workshops to introduce MSTG 2 and MPC
 

Appendix 2 - Sample page of MSTG 1 (December 1988) first draft

(based on QUANTED spreadsheet)

Disease Code

ICD Code

Health Problem

Drug Code

Standard Treatment

Dosage

Qty per T.E.

Unit

chol

1

Cholera

         

chol1a

1

first adult

tet250t

tetracycline tabs 250mg

2 × 4 × 3days

24

tab

chol1a

1

first adult

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1 L)

1 × 2 × 3days

6

sach

chol1a

1

first adult

sol001b

sodium lactate inj soln 1 L

1 × 2 × 3days

6

1 L bot

chol1c

1

first child

sut400t

sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim

1 × 2 × 3days

6

tab

chol1c

1

first child

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1L)

1 × 2 × 1day

2

sach

chol1c

1

first child

dar500b

Darrow's half strength 500ml

1 × 1 × 2days

2

0.5L bot

bdys

4

Bacillary dysentery

       

bdys1a

4

first adult

sut400t

sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim

2 × 2 × 5days

20

tab

bdys1c

4

first child

sut400t

sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim

2 × 1 × 5days

10

tab

amoe

6

Amoebiasis

         

amoe1a

6

first adult

mto200t

metronidazole 200mg

4 × 3 × 5days

60

tab

amoe1c

6

first child

mto200t

metronidazole 200mg

1 × 3 × 5days

15

tab

diac

9

Chronic diarrhoea

       

diac1a

9

first adult

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1L)

1 × 3 × 1day

3

sach

diac1a

9

first adult

ind025t

indomethacin 25mg

1 × 3 × 30 days

90

tab

diar

9

Acute diarrhoea

       

dia1a

9

first adult

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1 L)

1 × 2 × 3days

6

sach

diar1c

9

first child

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1L)

1 × 1 × 3days

3

sach

diar2a

9

2nd adult

sol001b

sodium lactate inj soln (1L)

1 × 2 × 3days

6

1 L bot

diar2a

9

2nd adult

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1 L)

1 × 3 × 1day

3

sach

diar2c

9

2nd child

ors000p

oral rehydration salts (1 L)

1 × 1 × 3days

3

sach

diar2c

9

2nd child

dar500b

Darrow's half strength 500ml

1 × 1 × 2days

2

bottle

chic

52

Chickenpox

       

chic1a

52

first adult

chp005t

chlorpheniramine 4mg

2 × 2 × 2days

6

tab

chic1c

52

first child

cal0.5c

calamine lotion 500ml

5ml × 1 × 5days

25ml

1L bot

meas

55

Measles

       

meas1c

55

first child

ace300t

acetylsalicylic acid 300mg

0 5 × 4 × 3days

6

tab

meas1c

55

first child

via200t

vit A (retinol) 200,000 IU

1 stat

1

tab

meas2c

55

2nd child

via200t

vit A (retinol) 200,000 ID

1 stat

 

tab

meas2c

55

2nd child

ace300t

acetylsalicylic acid 300mg

0 5 × 4 × 5days

10

tab

meas2c

55

2nd child

sut400t

sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim

2 × 1 × 5days

10

tab

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