Effect of Control Strategies on Prevalence, Incidence and Re-infection of Clonorchiasis in Endemic Areas of China

@inproceedings{Choi2010EffectOC,
  title={Effect of Control Strategies on Prevalence, Incidence and Re-infection of Clonorchiasis in Endemic Areas of China},
  author={Min Ho Choi and Sue Kyung Park and Zhimin Li and Zhuo Ji and Gui Yu and Zheng Feng and Longqi Xu and S Y Cho and H. C. Rim and Soon-Hyung Lee and Sung Tae Hong},
  booktitle={PLoS neglected tropical diseases},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND A pilot clonorchiasis control project was implemented to evaluate the efficacies of various chemotherapy strategies on prevalence, incidence and re-infection in Heilongjiang Province, China. METHODS AND FINDINGS Seven intervention groups (14,139 residents, about 2000 in each group) in heavily or moderately endemic areas were subjected to repeated praziquantel administration from 2001 to 2004. In the selective chemotherapy groups, residents were examined for fecal eggs, and those… CONTINUE READING
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