Megatrials show impregnated mosquito nets could save 500,000 African children a year -- at very low cost.

@article{1996MegatrialsSI,
  title={Megatrials show impregnated mosquito nets could save 500,000 African children a year -- at very low cost.},
  author={},
  journal={TDR news},
  year={1996},
  volume={50},
  pages={1-2}
}
  • Published 1996 in TDR news
Malaria is one of Africa's worst public health problems, causing approximately 1 million deaths annually on the continent. Two of the largest trials of pyrethroid-impregnated bednets ever conducted took place in Kenya and Ghana. The randomized, controlled trials were initiated and sponsored by the UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Program for Research and… CONTINUE READING