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Bed nets for the prevention of malaria and anaemia in pregnancy.

Abstract:

A prospective comparison of the antimalarial efficacy of bed nets was conducted with 341 pregnant women living in a mesoendemic malarious area of the Thai-Burmese border. Women in 3 adjacent study sites were allocated at random to receive either a single size permethrin-impregnated bed net (PIB), a non-impregnated bed net (NIB), or to a control group who used either their own family size non-impregnated bed net (FNIB) or no net. In one study site, but not the other 2, PIB significantly reduce...

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Jacoutot, V More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Thailand/Laos MOP
Luxemburger, C More by this author
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Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume:
87
Issue:
6
Pages:
620-626
Publication date:
1993
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-3503
ISSN:
0035-9203
URN:
uuid:934b9a71-e3d2-4008-9ccb-e96b4cb4d607
Source identifiers:
17188
Local pid:
pubs:17188

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