Schistosomiasis reinfection and community compliance in a primary health care participatory research project in Menoufia, Egypt
AbstractThis study aimed to train local primary health care teams on sound scientific techniques for schistosomiasis case-finding, recording, treatment and follow-up in the context of primary health care; involve local community members in designing and conducting epidemiological research on schistosomiasis and follow-up of positive cases in collaboration with primary health care teams; and assess the impact of this methodology on community compliance to laboratory testing and treatment, besides the impact on rates of prevalence, intensity, incidence and reinfection
Khairy, Amal A.M. & Farag, Hassan. (1995). Schistosomiasis reinfection and community compliance in a primary health care participatory research project in Menoufia, Egypt. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/118817
EMHJ - Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 1 (2), 215-222, 1995
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