Trials with Aerosol spray to control Aedes aegypti-Biting during DF/DHF epidemic.
AbstractHexit Mos kit aerosol application @ 16 ml per 10 seconds sprayed in rooms against Aedes aegypti at 0700 hrs prevented 95.8±4.2% vector to land on human volunteers for 9.65±1.3 hours. Spraying also prevented 87.9±4.1% Aedes aegypti to enter sprayed rooms for 8.25±0.7 hours. Hexit Mos kit aerosol can be used by communities for protection of infants and other vulnerable groups staying at home against Aedes bites.
Ansari, MA. (1997). Trials with Aerosol spray to control Aedes aegypti-Biting during DF/DHF epidemic.. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/148522