Corpus ID: 19453751

A cost effective two step rapid diagnosis of urinary schistosomiasis in Zimbabwe.

@article{Ndamba1998ACE,
  title={A cost effective two step rapid diagnosis of urinary schistosomiasis in Zimbabwe.},
  author={J. Ndamba and O. Makura and P. R. Gwatirisa and N. Makaza and K. Kaondera},
  journal={The Central African journal of medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={44 7},
  pages={
          167-71
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and applicability of questionnaires to determine schistosomiasis endemic areas in Zimbabwe. DESIGN Cross sectional study. SETTING Makonde District, Zimbabwe. SUBJECTS Headmasters and children in Grades II to V of the 121 schools in the district. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Number of completed questionnaires that were returned. Ranking of the most important diseases among the school children. RESULTS Completed questionnaires were received from 110 (90.9… Expand
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