Pediculus humanus capitis: una campaña municipal de desparasitación en el medio escolar.

Translated title of the contribution: Pediculus humanus capitis: a municipal antiparasite campaign among school children

B. Bolívar, J. R. Villalbí

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Abstract

The results of a prevalence survey of lice and a control program in the primary schools of a city in the Barcelona metropolitan area (Spain) are presented. Crude prevalence was 6.10%, standard deviation 2.66. In another survey three months later, prevalence was 1.92%. Differences among school grades had fallen. Higher infestation levels were found between third and sixth grades.

Translated title of the contributionPediculus humanus capitis: a municipal antiparasite campaign among school children
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)757-760
Number of pages4
JournalAnales espanoles de pediatria
Volume21
Issue number8
StatePublished - Nov 30 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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