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Toward Sustainable and Comprehensive Control of Schistosomiasis in China: Lessons from Sichuan

  • Edmund Y. W. Seto mail,

    seto@berkeley.edu (EYWS); ipdzhouxn@sh163.net (X-NZ)

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Justin V. Remais,

    Affiliation: Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Elizabeth J. Carlton,

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Shuo Wang,

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Song Liang,

    Affiliation: College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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  • Paul J. Brindley,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Tropical Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., United States of America

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  • Dongchuan Qiu,

    Affiliation: Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu, People's Republic of China

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  • Robert C. Spear,

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Long-De Wang,

    Affiliation: School of Public Health, Peking University, Beijing, People's Republic of China

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  • Tian-Ping Wang,

    Affiliation: Anhui Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Wuhu, People's Republic of China

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  • Hong-Gen Chen,

    Affiliation: Jiangxi Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Nanchang, People's Republic of China

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  • Xing-Qi Dong,

    Affiliation: Yunnan Institute of Endemic Diseases, Dali, People's Republic of China

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  • Li-Ying Wang,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Beijing, People's Republic of China

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  • Yang Hao,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Beijing, People's Republic of China

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  • Robert Bergquist,

    Affiliation: Ingerod, Brastad, Sweden

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  • Xiao-Nong Zhou mail

    seto@berkeley.edu (EYWS); ipdzhouxn@sh163.net (X-NZ)

    Affiliation: National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People's Republic of China

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  • Published: October 25, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001372

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Posted by luliang on 27 Sep 2012 at 04:15 GMT

hey conjecture that the successful intervention packages piloted in the lake region is not fully fit for the hilly and mountainous environments in Sichuan and Yunnan provinces, and hence call for more flexible, setting-specific, and less expensive control strategies.
http://plosntds.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pntd.0001372#article1.front1.article-meta1.abstract1.p1

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