[Intestinal parasites in children in Biankouma, Ivory Coast (mountaineous western region): efficacy and safety of praziquantel and albendazole].

@article{Adoubryn2012IntestinalPI,
  title={[Intestinal parasites in children in Biankouma, Ivory Coast (mountaineous western region): efficacy and safety of praziquantel and albendazole].},
  author={Koffi Daho Adoubryn and C G Kouadio-Yapo and J Ouhon and N'da D Aka and F Bintto and Aka Assoumou},
  journal={Medecine et sante tropicales},
  year={2012},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={170-6}
}
Schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis are a global public health problem, especially among schoolchildren. The purpose of this study was to determine the overall and specific prevalences of intestinal helminth infection and to assess the clinical efficacy, tolerance, and safety of praziquantel and albendazole for treating it. A descriptive cross-sectional study based on random sampling with one degree of freedom was conducted from November 2006 to March 2007 in the primary schools… CONTINUE READING