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Title Appropriate technology in vector control / editor, C.F. Curtis, Ph. D., Department of Medical Parasitology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
Published Boca Raton [Florida] : CRC Press, [2018]


Description 1 online resource
Series CRC revivals
CRC revivals
Contents Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- Chapter 1 Appropriate Technology and Why it is Needed -- Chapter 2 Impregnated Bed Nets and Curtains Against Malaria Mosquitoes -- Chapter 3 Bait Methods for Tsetse Control -- Chapter 4 Natural and Synthetic Repellents -- Chapter 5 New Strategies for Controlling Ticks -- Chapter 6 Control of Aedes Mosquitoes by the Community -- Chapter 7 Environmental and Water Management for Mosquito Control -- Chapter 8 Biological Control Methods Suitable for Community Use -- Chapter 9 Genetic Control by Trapping -- Chapter 10 Insect Proofing of Sanitation Systems -- Chapter 11 The Role of House Design in Limiting Vector-Borne Disease -- Chapter 12 Vector Control Through Radio and Television: Appropriate Technology for the Future -- Chapter 13 Appropriate Vector Control in Primary Health Care -- Index
Summary "This book was first published in 1990. It discusses a plethora of both high and low tech options for the control of vectors such as mosquitos in the spread of disease."--Provided by publisher
Notes Originally published 1990 by CRC Press
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed January 23, 2018)
Subject Vector control.
MEDICAL -- Forensic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
Vector control.
Form Electronic book
Author Curtis, Christopher F., editor
ISBN 9781351069823