Integrated control measures against Culex quinquefasciatus, the vector of filariasis in Recife.

@article{Regis1995IntegratedCM,
  title={Integrated control measures against Culex quinquefasciatus, the vector of filariasis in Recife.},
  author={L{\^e}da Narcisa Regis and Maria Helena Neves Lobo Silva-Filha and Cl{\'a}udia Maria Fontes de Oliveira and Elvira R{\'i}os and Sandra B da Silva and Andr{\'e} Freire Furtado},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  year={1995},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={115-9}
}
Integrated control measures against Culex quinquefasciastus have been implemented in a pilot urban area in Recife, Brazil. About 3,000 breeding sites found within the operational area were responsible for very high mosquito densities recorded during the pretrial period. Physical control measures have been applied to cess pits before starting a series of 37… CONTINUE READING