|Title:||Prevalence of chikungunya in the city of Ahmedabad, India, during the 2006 outbreak: a community-based study.|
Sheth, Jay K
|Publisher:||WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia.|
|Place of publication:||New Delhi|
|Abstract:||Prevalence of chikungunya in the city of Ahmedabad, India during the 2006 outbreak was investigated to estimate the prevalence of suspected chikungunya cases to find out demographic parameters and proportion of various symptoms among suspected chikungunya cases, and to evaluate the effectiveness of control measures implemented by the public health sector. A total of 6667 people from 1301 households were surveyed. The prevalence of suspected chikungunya cases was 32.9% (31.8% – 34.2%). Prevalence was higher in females (p|
|Description:||Puwar T, Sheth JK, Kohli V, Yadav R. Prevalence of chikungunya in the city of Ahmedabad, India, during the 2006 outbreak: A community-based study. Dengue Bulletin. 2010 Dec; 34: 40-45.|
|Appears in Collections:||Dengue Bulletin|
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