Perceptions, attitudes and practices on schistosomiasis in Delta State, Nigeria.

@article{Onyeneho2010PerceptionsAA,
  title={Perceptions, attitudes and practices on schistosomiasis in Delta State, Nigeria.},
  author={Nkechi G Onyeneho and Paul Yinkore and John Egwuage and Emmanuel C Emukah},
  journal={Tanzania journal of health research},
  year={2010},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={287-98}
}
Urinary schistosomiasis, which is one of the commonest forms of the parasitic disease is a major debilitating disease characterized by blood in urine. The main objective of the study reported here was to assess the knowledge, attitude/perception and practices of the people in Oshimili South and Ndokwa Northeast Local Government Areas of Delta State in Nigeria. A cross-sectional study of 400 randomly selected persons aged > or =15 years was undertaken using a uniform set of structured interview… CONTINUE READING