Prevalence and risk factors for soil-transmitted helminth infection in mothers and their infants in Butajira, Ethiopia: a population based study
2010 (English)In: BMC Public Health, ISSN 1471-2458, Vol. 10, 21- p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
In this rural Ethiopian community with a relatively high prevalence of STH infection, we found a reduced risk of infection in relation to maternal hygiene and urban living. Daily use of soap and a safe supply of water are likely to reduce the risk of STH infection.
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2010. Vol. 10, 21- p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-41135DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-21PubMedID: 20085635OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-41135DiVA: diva2:404770