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Open Access | Sleeping arrangement and house structure affect bed net use in villages along Lake Victoria

June 24, 2010 - 09:42 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
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Iwashita H, Dida G, Futami K, Sonye G, Kaneko S, Horio M, Kawada H, Maekawa Y, Aoki Y, Minakawa N
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Malaria Journal 2010, 9:176 (22 June 2010)

Net use was affected by sleeping arrangement and availability of suitable locations for hanging nets, in addition to net availability. Most residents had likely not realized that sleeping arrangement was a factor in net use. The ease of hanging a net is particularly important for children.

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Open Access | A cluster randomized controlled cross-over bed net acceptability and preference trial in Solomon Islands: community participation in shaping policy for malaria elimination

December 23, 2009 - 11:47 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
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Jo-An Atkinson, Albino Bobogare, Andrew Vallely, Leonard Boaz, Gerard Kelly, William Basifiri, Simon Forsyth, Peter Baker, Bridget Appleyard, Hilson Toaliu, Gail Williams

This research was conducted to inform LLIN procurement as part of the national malaria control and elimination programme in SI.

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