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Is participation contagious? Evidence from a household vector control campaign in urban Peru
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2013)
Objectives: High rates of household participation are critical to the success of door-to-door vector control campaigns. We used the Health Belief Model to assess determinants of participation, including neighbour participation ...
A history of Chagas disease transmission, control, and re-emergence in peri-rural La Joya, Peru
(Public Library of Science, 2011)
Background:The history of Chagas disease control in Peru and many other nations is marked by scattered and poorly documented vector control campaigns. The complexities of human migration and sporadic control campaigns ...
Effect of conventional and alternative products on postharvest disease control in avocados
(Soc Brasileira Fruticultura, 2018-01-01)
Postharvest diseases constitute a serious problem for avocado commercialization. Thus, the present study aimed to evaluate the effect of conventional and alternative products in controlling diseases affecting 'Hass' avocados ...
Relationship between interpregnancy interval and birth defects in Washington State
Objective: Interpregnancy interval (IPI) influences numerous adverse perinatal outcomes. IPI's impact on birth defects is unclear. Study Design:We conducted a population-based case-control study, using 1998 to 2008 ...
A research agenda for helminth diseases of humans: Towards control and elimination
(Public Library of Science, 2012)
Human helminthiases are of considerable public health importance in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The acknowledgement of the disease burden due to helminth infections, the availability of donated or affordable ...
NEMATICIDES AND PAECILOMYCES LILACINUS IN NEMATODE CONTROL IN WATERMELONNEMATICIDES AND PAECILOMYCES LILACINUS IN NEMATODE CONTROL IN WATERMELON
(University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez Campus Agricultural Experiment Station, 1989)