Authors reply to ‘Scabies control: the forgotten role of personal hygiene’, correspondence by Duncan Mara

Middleton, Jo, Cassell, Jackie, Jones, Chris, Lanza, Stefania, Head, Michael G and Walker, Stephen L (2018) Authors reply to ‘Scabies control: the forgotten role of personal hygiene’, correspondence by Duncan Mara. The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 18 (10). pp. 1068-1069. ISSN 1473-3099

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Additional Information: This is an author reply to published correspondence which criticises our study, as reported in Cassell, Middleton, Nalabanda, et al. Scabies outbreaks in ten care homes for elderly people: a prospective study of clinical features, epidemiology, and treatment outcomes. The Lancet Infectious Diseases 18;8. http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/75896/
Keywords: Scabies, care homes, personal washing
Schools and Departments: Brighton and Sussex Medical School > Primary Care and Public Health
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology > QL0360 Invertebrates > QL0434 Arthropoda
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0960 Medical centres. Hospitals. Dispensaries. Clinics Including ambulance service, nursing homes, hospices
R Medicine > RL Dermatology > RL0760 Diseases due to parasites
Depositing User: Jo Middleton
Date Deposited: 13 Sep 2018 15:06
Last Modified: 01 Jul 2019 17:46
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/78707

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