Use of insecticide-treated house screens to reduce infestations of dengue virus vectors, Mexico

Show simple item record Manrique-Saide, Pablo Che-Mendoza, Azael Barrera-Perez, Mario Guillermo-May, Guillermo Herrera-Bojorquez, Josue 2016-02-23T16:25:41Z 2016-02-23T16:25:41Z 2015-02
dc.identifier.citation Manrique-Saide, P., Che-Mendoza, A., Barrera-Perez, M., Guillermo-May, G., Herrera-Bojorquez, J., et al. (2015). Use of Insecticide-Treated House Screens to Reduce Infestations of Dengue Virus Vectors, Mexico. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 21(2), 308-311. doi: en
dc.description.abstract Dengue prevention efforts rely on control of virus vectors. We investigated use of insecticide-treated screens permanently affixed to windows and doors in Mexico and found that the screens significantly reduced infestations of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in treated houses. Our findings demonstrate the value of this method for dengue virus vector control. en
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dc.format.extent 1 digital file (p. 308-311) en
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) en
dc.subject AEDES en
dc.subject INSECTICIDES en
dc.subject SCREENS en
dc.subject DISEASE VECTORS en
dc.subject DENGUE en
dc.subject MEXICO en
dc.subject ECOHEALTH en
dc.title Use of insecticide-treated house screens to reduce infestations of dengue virus vectors, Mexico en
dc.type Journal Article (peer-reviewed) en
idrc.project.number 106149
idrc.project.componentnumber 106149001
idrc.project.title Ecohealth Field Building Leadership in Prevention and Control of Vector Borne Diseases (LAC) en
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