The impact of ivermectin treatment alone and when in parallel with Simulium neavei elimination on onchocerciasis in Uganda.

@article{Ndyomugyenyi2004TheIO,
  title={The impact of ivermectin treatment alone and when in parallel with Simulium neavei elimination on onchocerciasis in Uganda.},
  author={Richard Ndyomugyenyi and Ephraim Tukesiga and Dietrich W. B{\"u}ttner and Rolf Garms},
  journal={Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH},
  year={2004},
  volume={9 8},
  pages={882-6}
}
The study was conducted in August 2002 in Kigoyera parish in Kyenjojo district, where ivermectin treatment had been the strategy to control onchocerciasis since 1991 and was later supplemented with Simulium neavei control in 1995 and subsequent elimination; and in July 2003 in Kicece parish in Kamwenge district, where ivermectin treatment alone had been the strategy used to control onchocerciasis since 1991. Our objective was to examine and compare the impact of ivermectin treatment alone and… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…