Head lice

Barbara L. Frankowski, Leonard B. Weiner, Howard L. Taras, Barbara L. Frankowski, Jane W. McGrath, Cynthia Mears, Robert D. Murray, Thomas L. Young, Jon S. Abramson, Carol J. Baker, Robert S. Baltimore, Margaret C. Fisher, Julia McMillan, H. Cody Meissner, Gary D. Overturf, Keith R. Powell, Charles G. Prober, Margaret B. Rennels, Thomas N. Saari, Leonard B. Weiner

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Abstract

Head lice infestation is associated with little morbidity but causes a high level of anxiety among parents of school-aged children. This statement attempts to clarify issues of diagnosis and treatment of head lice and makes recommendations for dealing with head lice in the school setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)638-643
Number of pages6
JournalPediatrics
Volume110
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 2002
Externally publishedYes

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Pediculus
Lice Infestations
Anxiety
Parents
Morbidity
Therapeutics

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Frankowski, B. L., Weiner, L. B., Taras, H. L., Frankowski, B. L., McGrath, J. W., Mears, C., ... Weiner, L. B. (2002). Head lice. Pediatrics, 110(3), 638-643.

Head lice. / Frankowski, Barbara L.; Weiner, Leonard B.; Taras, Howard L.; Frankowski, Barbara L.; McGrath, Jane W.; Mears, Cynthia; Murray, Robert D.; Young, Thomas L.; Abramson, Jon S.; Baker, Carol J.; Baltimore, Robert S.; Fisher, Margaret C.; McMillan, Julia; Meissner, H. Cody; Overturf, Gary D.; Powell, Keith R.; Prober, Charles G.; Rennels, Margaret B.; Saari, Thomas N.; Weiner, Leonard B.

In: Pediatrics, Vol. 110, No. 3, 09.2002, p. 638-643.

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Frankowski, BL, Weiner, LB, Taras, HL, Frankowski, BL, McGrath, JW, Mears, C, Murray, RD, Young, TL, Abramson, JS, Baker, CJ, Baltimore, RS, Fisher, MC, McMillan, J, Meissner, HC, Overturf, GD, Powell, KR, Prober, CG, Rennels, MB, Saari, TN & Weiner, LB 2002, 'Head lice', Pediatrics, vol. 110, no. 3, pp. 638-643.
Frankowski BL, Weiner LB, Taras HL, Frankowski BL, McGrath JW, Mears C et al. Head lice. Pediatrics. 2002 Sep;110(3):638-643.
Frankowski, Barbara L. ; Weiner, Leonard B. ; Taras, Howard L. ; Frankowski, Barbara L. ; McGrath, Jane W. ; Mears, Cynthia ; Murray, Robert D. ; Young, Thomas L. ; Abramson, Jon S. ; Baker, Carol J. ; Baltimore, Robert S. ; Fisher, Margaret C. ; McMillan, Julia ; Meissner, H. Cody ; Overturf, Gary D. ; Powell, Keith R. ; Prober, Charles G. ; Rennels, Margaret B. ; Saari, Thomas N. ; Weiner, Leonard B. / Head lice. In: Pediatrics. 2002 ; Vol. 110, No. 3. pp. 638-643.
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