Public health education/importance and experience from the field. Educational impact of community-based ultrasound screening surveys.

The public health educational impact of community-based ultrasound (US) surveys for cystic echinococcosis (CE) can form an important part of the development about the awareness of the importance of the disease in an endemic area. In addition to identifying asymptomatic carriers and thereby facilitating early diagnosis and treatment, such surveys can be used… CONTINUE READING