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Is Indoor Residual Spraying broken and what should be fixed?
North-West University, South Africa.
Linköping University, The Tema Institute, Tema Environmental Change. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5972-1852
University of Pretoria, South Africa.
2015 (English)In: Proceedings of the 7th International Toxicology Symposium in Africa, 2015, 2-3 p.Conference paper, Abstract (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Indoor residual spraying (IRS) has been and is still a very successful method to controlmalaria. We are concerned that not enough research attention is given to improvingIRS and that most funding goes towards modern but seemingly still ineffectualmethods. We believe that there is ample scope for improving IRS, while reducinginsecticide exposure

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2015. 2-3 p.
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Indoor residual spraying, IRS, Botha de Meillon, malaria control policy
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Environmental Health and Occupational Health Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-122572ISBN: 978-0-620-66117-7ISBN: 978-0-620-66287-1OAI: diva2:868122
7th International Toxicology Symposium in Africa
Available from: 2015-11-09 Created: 2015-11-09 Last updated: 2016-02-02Bibliographically approved

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