Penggunaan Kelambu yang Dicelup Insektisida oleh Petani Se Luhir, Flores Timur

Barodji, Barodji and Widiarti, Widiarti and Sumardi, Sumardi and Mujiono, Mujiono (1994) Penggunaan Kelambu yang Dicelup Insektisida oleh Petani Se Luhir, Flores Timur. Buletin Penelitian Kesehatan, 22 (4). ISSN 0125-9695

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A study on the use of permethrine impregnated bednets was conducted to farmers living in huts surrounding swamp (Se Luhir) in East Flores. Bednets were impregnated with permerthrine 0,20 g/m2. The purpose of this study was to reduce man vector contact, malaria and filariasis transmission and also as vector control. The entomological evaluation showed that the use of permethrine impregnated bednets could reduce the number of malaria vectors. Anopheles barbirostris, landing on man, and those resting indoor for about 8-9 months, landing on man outdoor for about 3 months and also reduced the mosquitoes with infective filariae larvae. Malaria and filariasis prevalence 5 months after distribution of the impregnated bednets were reduced from 25, 70% to 21,95% and from 4,20% to 2,44% respectively.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: bednets; permerthrine; vector control; Anopheles barbirostris; filariasis; buletin penelitian kesehatan; EKO-BPPK
Subjects: W Medicine and related subjects (NLM Classification) > WC Communicable Diseases > WC 680-950 Tropical and Parasitic Diseases
Divisions: Badan Penelitian dan Pengembangan Kesehatan
Depositing User: Administrator Eprints
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2017 05:29
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2017 03:22

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