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Investigations into the association between soil-transmitted helminth infections, haemoglobin and child development indices in Manufahi District, Timor-Leste

Campbell, Suzy; Vaz Nery, Susana; D'Este, Catherine; Gray, Darren; McCarthy, James; Traub, Rebecca; Andrews, Ross; Llewellyn, Stacey; Vallely, Andrew; Williams, Gail; Clements, Archie


Background: Timor-Leste has a high prevalence of soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections. High proportions of the population have been reported as being anaemic, and extremely high proportions of children as stunted or wasted. There have been no published analyses of the contributions of STH to these morbidity outcomes in Timor-Leste. Methods: Using baseline cross-sectional data from 24 communities (18 communities enrolled in a cluster randomised controlled trial, and identically-collected...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Parasites and Vectors
DOI: 10.1186/s13071-017-2084-x
Access Rights: Open Access


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