A population-based approach to pediculosis management.

  title={A population-based approach to pediculosis management.},
  author={Karen A. Monsen and Linda Olson Keller},
  journal={Public health nursing},
  volume={19 3},
Pediculosis is a population-based problem that is a priority concern for many communities. Public health nurses in a county health department collaborated with epidemiologists, nursing students, and faculty to design and implement an effective population-based pediculosis management project. The focus of the project was the development of pediculosis treatment and prevention guidelines based on recognized best practices that were acceptable to both epidemiologists and practicing public health… CONTINUE READING