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long-lasting insecticide-treated mosquito nets (LLINs)

The efficacy of long-lasting nets with declining physical integrity may be compromised in areas with high levels of pyrethroid resistance

October 31, 2013 - 06:55 -- Open Access
Ochomo EO, Bayoh NM, Walker ED, Abongo BO, Ombok MO, Ouma C, Githeko AK, Vulule J, Yan G, Gimnig JE
Malaria Journal 2013, 12 :368 (24 October 2013)

In areas with pyrethroid resistant vectors, LLINs with modest hole areas permit mosquito entry and feeding, providing little protection against the vectors.

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