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Epidemiological Study of Head Louse (Pediculus Humanus Capitis) Infestation Among Primary School Students in Rural Areas of Sirjan County, South of Iran

Saeedeh Yousefi 1 , 2 , Faezeh Shamsipoor 1 and Yaser Salim Abadi 1 , 3 , 4 , *
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1 Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Health Center of Sirjan county, Kerman, IR Iran
3 Students’ Scientific Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Exceptional Talents Development Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Thrita: December 10, 2012, 1 (2); 53-6
  • Published Online: December 1, 2012
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 4, 2012
  • Revised: April 16, 2012
  • Accepted: May 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/thrita.4733

To Cite: Yousefi S, Shamsipoor F, Salim Abadi Y. Epidemiological Study of Head Louse (Pediculus Humanus Capitis) Infestation Among Primary School Students in Rural Areas of Sirjan County, South of Iran, Thrita. 2012 ;1(2):53-6. doi: 10.5812/thrita.4733.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Material and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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