Mosquitoes and Mosquito Repellents: A Clinician's Guide

@article{Fradin1998MosquitoesAM,
  title={Mosquitoes and Mosquito Repellents: A Clinician's Guide},
  author={M. Fradin},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={128},
  pages={931-940}
}
  • M. Fradin
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
The quest to make humans less attractive to mosquitoes has fueled decades of scientific research on mosquito behavior and control. In the United States, mosquito bites are mostly a nuisance. Worldwide, however, mosquitoes transmit disease to more than 700 000 000 people annually and will be responsible for the deaths of 1 of every 17 people currently alive [1]. Malaria results from infection with a protozoan carried by mosquitoes and, according to reports from the World Health Organization… Expand
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