Mitiku Bajiro

Summary

Publications

  1. Kure A, Mekonnen Z, Dana D, Bajiro M, Ayana M, Vercruysse J, et al. Comparison of individual and pooled stool samples for the assessment of intensity of Schistosoma mansoni and soil-transmitted helminth infections using the Kato-Katz technique. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:489 pubmed publisher
    ..mansoni using the Kato-Katz technique. In this setting, the time in the laboratory was reduced by 70 % when pools of 5 instead of individual stool samples were screened. ..
  2. Bajiro M, Dana D, Ayana M, Emana D, Mekonnen Z, Zawdie B, et al. Prevalence of Schistosoma mansoni infection and the therapeutic efficacy of praziquantel among school children in Manna District, Jimma Zone, southwest Ethiopia. Parasit Vectors. 2016;9:560 pubmed
    ..PZQ available on the local market was found efficient and can be recommended for individual treatment in absence of MDA. The therapeutic efficacy of PZQ at 40 mg/kg against S. mansoni was high in the study area. ..