Handbook for integrated vector management
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Integrated vector control : seventh report of the WHO Expert Committee on Vector Biology and Control [meeting held in Geneva from 7 to 13 December 1982] WHO Expert Committee on Vector Biology and Control; World Health Organization (1983)Maps out strategies for improving the effectiveness of vector control despite the challenge of increasing costs, pesticide resistance, public opposition, and the uncontrolled growth of towns and cities. The opening sections review the status of vector control throughout the world and compare the organization of vector control services in different countries. Against this background, the report outlines the principles of integrated vector control, arguing for the need to move away from campaigns against single vectors or groups of vectors and to ...