Community factors associated with malaria prevention by mosquito nets: an exploratory study in rural Burkina Faso.

@article{Okrah2002CommunityFA,
  title={Community factors associated with malaria prevention by mosquito nets: an exploratory study in rural Burkina Faso.},
  author={Jane Okrah and Corneille Traor{\'e} and Augustin Pal{\'e} and Johannes Sommerfeld and Olaf Mueller},
  journal={Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH},
  year={2002},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={240-8}
}
Malaria-related knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) were examined in a rural and partly urban multiethnic population of Kossi province in north-western Burkina Faso prior to the establishment of a local insecticide-treated bednet (ITN) programme. Various individual and group interviews were conducted, and a structured questionnaire was administered to a random sample of 210 heads of households in selected villages and the provincial capital of Nouna. Soumaya, the local illness concept… CONTINUE READING

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