African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC): sociological study in three foci of central Africa before the implementation of treatments with ivermectin (Mectizan).

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The African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC) has put in place a study to assess the long-term impact of the community-directed treatments with ivermectin on various clinical and entomological indicators of onchocerciasis. As the results obtained would depend on community participation in the treatments, surveys were also conducted at the study… (More)

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@article{Dimomfu2007AfricanPF, title={African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC): sociological study in three foci of central Africa before the implementation of treatments with ivermectin (Mectizan).}, author={Bruno Lapika Dimomfu and David Kayembe Lubeji and Mounka{\"i}la Noma and Azodoga S{\'e}k{\'e}t{\'e}li and Michel Boussinesq}, journal={Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene}, year={2007}, volume={101 7}, pages={674-9} }