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Bed-nets and protection against malaria


Lancet 1(8548): 1493-1494
Bed-nets and protection against malaria
R.W. Snow comments on 2 retrospective surveys in Gambia which suggested an inverse relation between the use of bed-nets and the prevalence of malaria parasitaemia and splenomegaly.

Accession: 001535237

PMID: 2885484

DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(87)92245-8

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