Prevalence of Head Lice Infestation and Its Associated Factors among Primary School Students in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Moosazadeh2015PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of Head Lice Infestation and Its Associated Factors among Primary School Students in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis},
  author={Mahmood Moosazadeh and Mahdi Afshari and Hormoz Keianian and Asghar Nezammahalleh and Ahmad Ali Enayati},
  booktitle={Osong public health and research perspectives},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVES Head lice infestation is one of the most important health problems, generally involving children aged 5-13 years. This study aims to estimate the prevalence of head lice infestation and its associated factors among primary school children using systematic review and meta-analysis methods. METHODS Different national and international databases were searched for selecting the relevant studies using appropriate keywords, Medical Subject Heading terms, and references. Relevant studies… CONTINUE READING

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