Predictors of intestinal parasitosis in school children of Kashmir: a prospective study.


OBJECTIVES To identify the factors associated with intestinal parasitosis in rural and urban school children of Kashmir. METHODS Single fresh stool samples from rural and urban school children in three age groups: a) 5 to < 8 years, b) 8 to < 11 years and c) 11-14 years were taken. Various demographic characteristics considered were source of drinking… (More)