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chemotherapy of tropical diseases

Manson-Bahr, Philip Henry Sir

chemotherapy of tropical diseases

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tropical medicine.,
  • Chemotherapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Philip Manson-Bahr and John H. Walters.
    SeriesAmerican lecture series, Publication no. 429. A monograph in the Bannerstone Division of American lectures in living chemistry
    ContributionsWalters, John Henry, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC961 .M29
    The Physical Object
    Pagination164 p.
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5813049M
    LC Control Number60053278
    OCLC/WorldCa6577517

      Preventive chemotherapy for neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) is implemented through mass drug administration (MDA) to eligible populations in NTD-endemic areas on the assumption that such treatment will reduce the reservoir of infection and eventually interrupt transmission. Timely tracking of MDA programme performance within broader health systems Author: Elizabeth A Cromwell, Nancy Fullman. Mass deworming, also called preventive chemotherapy, is the process of treating large numbers of people, particularly children, for helminthiasis (for example soil-transmitted helminths (STH)) and schistosomiasis in areas with a high prevalence of these conditions. It involves treating everyone – often all children who attend schools, using existing infrastructure to save money – .


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