[Helminthes in sandboxes of day care centers of a city in Southeastern Brazil].

  title={[Helminthes in sandboxes of day care centers of a city in Southeastern Brazil].},
  author={N. S. Ara{\'u}jo and Cristiane Teixeira Rodrigues and M. Cury},
  journal={Revista de saude publica},
  volume={42 1},
  • N. S. Araújo, Cristiane Teixeira Rodrigues, M. Cury
  • Published 2008
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Revista de saude publica
  • The objective of the study was to test for helminthes in sandboxes in day care centers in the city of Uberlândia, Southeastern Brazil in 2005. Fourteen private and 14 public day care centers with playgrounds were selected. One collection was carried out during the dry season (June and August), and the second one was in the rainy season (September and November). Samples were tested using Willis and Baermann methods. In the first collection, 17 (61%) day care centers were positive for helminthes… CONTINUE READING
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