A kala-azar control programme for remote tribal communities.

Abstract

Indigenous people have been trained to provide a culturally appropriate kala-azar control programme for the tribal population of Sahibganj, Bihar, India. Cultural resistance to modern medicine has been overcome and the influence of village witch-doctors has been countered. 

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@article{Thakur1994AKC, title={A kala-azar control programme for remote tribal communities.}, author={Chandeshwar P Thakur and Frances Sister and Therese Sister and Victoria Sister and Puspa Sister}, journal={World health forum}, year={1994}, volume={15 3}, pages={245-7} }