Community involvement in dengue vector control: cluster randomised trial

  • octubre 3, 2016

Objective To assess the effectiveness of an integrated communitybasedenvironmentalmanagementstrategyto control Aedes aegypti, the vector of dengue, compared with a routine strategy. Design Cluster randomised trial. Setting Guantanamo, Cuba. Participants 32 circumscriptions (around 2000 inhabitants each). Interventions The circumscriptions were randomly allocated to control clusters (n=16) comprising routine Aedes control programme (entomological surveillance, source reduction, selective […]