Awareness and use of insecticide treated nets among women attending ante-natal clinic in a northern state of Nigeria.

@article{Musa2009AwarenessAU,
  title={Awareness and use of insecticide treated nets among women attending ante-natal clinic in a northern state of Nigeria.},
  author={Omotosho Ibrahim Musa and Ganiyu Adekumle Salaudeen and Rabiu Olusegun Jimoh},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={59 6},
  pages={354-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the awareness, accessibility and use of ITN by pregnant women attending ante-natal clinic (ANC) at the Primary Health Care (PHC) level considering the Government commitment of ensuring that at least 60% of pregnant women benefit from ITN by year 2010. METHODS This descriptive cross sectional study was carried out in all 78 PHC centres in the state. Four hundred and fifty-five (455) pregnant women that consented to the study where interviewed during their ANC sessions… CONTINUE READING
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