Is Dengue Vector Control Deficient in Effectiveness or Evidence?: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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Bowman, Leigh R.; Donegan, Sarah; McCall, Philip J.;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases,volume 10,issue 3 (issn: 1935-2727, eissn: 1935-2735)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004551, pmc: PMC4795802
  • Subject: Research Article | qx_600 | Mathematics | Infectious Disease Control | Infectious Diseases | wa_110 | Ecology and Environmental Sciences | Mathematical and Statistical Techniques | Randomized Controlled Trials | Clinical Medicine | Agriculture | Epidemiology | Physical Sciences | Agrochemicals | Pharmacology | Clinical Trials | Animals | Insecticides | Environmental Management | Disease Vectors | Mosquitoes | Statistics (Mathematics) | Biology and Life Sciences | Insect Vectors | Vector-Borne Diseases | wc_528 | Research and Analysis Methods | Arthropoda | Meta-Analysis | Drug Research and Development | Insects | RC955-962 | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Organisms | Medicine and Health Sciences | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Invertebrates | Statistical Methods

Background\ud Although a vaccine could be available as early as 2016, vector control remains the primary approach used to prevent dengue, the most common and widespread arbovirus of humans worldwide. We reviewed the evidence for effectiveness of vector control methods i... View more
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