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insecticide-treated plastic sheeting (ITPS)

Feasibility and acceptability of insecticide-treated plastic sheeting (ITPS) for vector control in Papua New Guinea

October 11, 2012 - 06:59 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Pulford J, Tandrapah A, Atkinson J, Kaupa B, Russell T, Hetzel MW
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2012, 11:342 (9 October 2012)

MalariaWorldZeroVector(R) ITPS installation is feasible and highly acceptable in a diverse range of PNG contexts and is likely to be favourably received as a vector control intervention if accessible en masse.

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The development of insecticide-treated durable wall lining for malaria control: insights from rural and urban populations in Angola and Nigeria

September 24, 2012 - 12:37 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Messenger LA, Miller NP, Adeogun AO, Awolola T, Rowland M
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2012, 11:332 (18 September 2012)

MalariaWorldThe high level of acceptability among rural inhabitants in Nigeria identifies these communities as the ideal target consumer group for durable wall linings.

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