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Estimating the prevalence of schistosomiasis


Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 87(2): 236
Estimating the prevalence of schistosomiasis
A. Rougemont and C. F. Robert comment on the method used by R. C. Ratard et al. (Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (1992), 86, 274-276) to estimate the prevalence of schistosomiasis in a country by extrapolation from surveys of school children.

Accession: 002373027

PMID: 8337739

DOI: 10.1016/0035-9203(93)90508-n

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