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Controlling Disease due to Helminth Infections

Summary
During the past decade there have been major efforts to plan, implement, and sustain measures for reducing the burden of human disease that accompanies helminth infections. Further impetus was provided at the Fifty-fourth World Health Assembly, when WHO Member States were urged to ensure access to essential anthelminthic drugs in health services located where the parasites - schistosomes, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms - are endemic. The Assembly stressed that provision should be made for the regular anthelminthic treatment of school-age children living wherever schistosomes and soil-tra
Table Of Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; Preface; Opening address; The Bali Declaration; List of participants and contributors; I Public health significance; II Strategies and major programmes for the control of disease due to helminth infections; III Anthelminthic chemotherapy; IV Experience from national control programmes
Language
eng
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (269 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
electronic
Isbn
9789240680265

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