Education on tick bite and Lyme borreliosis prevention, aimed at schoolchildren in the Netherlands: comparing the effects of an online educational video game versus a leaflet or no intervention

@inproceedings{Beaujean2016EducationOT,
  title={Education on tick bite and Lyme borreliosis prevention, aimed at schoolchildren in the Netherlands: comparing the effects of an online educational video game versus a leaflet or no intervention},
  author={Desir{\'e}e J. M. A. Beaujean and Fedor Gassner and Albert C. M. Wong and Jim E. Van Steenbergen and Rik Crutzen and Dirk Ruwaard},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Lyme disease or Lyme borreliosis (LB) is the most common tick-borne disease both in the United States and Europe. Children, in particular, are at high risk of contracting LB. Since child-specific educational tools on ticks, tick bites and LB are lacking, we developed an online educational video game. In this study, we compared the effectiveness… CONTINUE READING