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    1970

A multipurpose serological survey in Kenya. 1. Survey methods and progress of field work.

@article{Geser1970AMS,
  title={A multipurpose serological survey in Kenya. 1. Survey methods and progress of field work.},
  author={Anton Geser and S Christensen and I Thorup},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={1970},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={
          521-37
        }
}
The need to develop methods for serological sample surveys has increased during recent years. The article describes the methods of sampling and blood collecting employed in a serological survey which was conducted in three different areas of Kenya.The purpose of the survey was primarily to gather information about the age-specific prevalence of various infections which were thought to pose public health problems in the country. An attempt was also made to identify environmental factors which… CONTINUE READING

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