Community knowledge, attitude and practice about malaria in a low endemic setting of Shewa Robit Town, northeastern Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Abate2013CommunityKA,
  title={Community knowledge, attitude and practice about malaria in a low endemic setting of Shewa Robit Town, northeastern Ethiopia},
  author={Andargie Abate and Abraham Degarege and Berhanu Erko},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Since malaria is one of the foremost public health problems in Ethiopia, assessment of situation of the disease, and communities' knowledge and perceptions about malaria is necesary to institute appropriate preventive and control measures. Thus, the aim of this study was to assess malaria prevalence and knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) about the disease among ShewaRobit Town community, northeastern Ethiopia. METHODS A community-based cross-sectional study was conducted in… CONTINUE READING
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