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Research Article

Health Seeking Behaviour and Utilization of Health Facilities for Schistosomiasis-Related Symptoms in Ghana

  • Anthony Danso-Appiah mail,

    ada505@york.ac.uk

    Affiliations: Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, United Kingdom

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  • Wilma A. Stolk,

    Affiliation: Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Kwabena M. Bosompem,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Legon, Ghana

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  • Joseph Otchere,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Legon, Ghana

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  • Caspar W. N. Looman,

    Affiliation: Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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  • J. Dik F. Habbema,

    Affiliation: Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Sake J. de Vlas

    Affiliation: Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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  • Published: November 02, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000867

About the Authors

Anthony Danso-Appiah, Wilma A. Stolk, Caspar W. N. Looman, J. Dik F. Habbema, Sake J. de Vlas
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Anthony Danso-Appiah
Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, United Kingdom
Kwabena M. Bosompem, Joseph Otchere
Parasitology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Legon, Ghana

Corresponding Author

Email: ada505@york.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ADA KMB JDFH SJdV. Performed the experiments: ADA KMB JO. Analyzed the data: ADA WAS CWNL JDFH SJdV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ADA WAS CWNL JDFH SJdV. Wrote the paper: ADA WAS KMB JO CWNL JDFH SJdV.