Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- A strategy to increase adoption of locally-produced, ceramic cookstoves in rural Kenyan householdsBenjamin J Silk
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
BMC Public Health 12:359. 2012....
- A recurrent, multistate outbreak of salmonella serotype agona infections associated with dry, unsweetened cereal consumption, United States, 2008Elizabeth T Russo
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail stop C 09, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Food Prot 76:227-30. 2013....
- Diarrhea prevention through household-level water disinfection and safe storage in ZambiaRobert E Quick
Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:584-9. 2002..3, 0.9). This intervention is a useful tool for preventing waterborne diseases in families in developing countries who lack access to potable water...
- Changing community behaviour: experience from three African countriesR Quick
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Int J Environ Health Res 13:S115-21. 2003..Additional, targeted interventions, such as MI and CM, can increase product adoption. A combination of behaviour change interventions can increase project impact...
- The impact of a school-based safe water and hygiene programme on knowledge and practices of students and their parents: Nyanza Province, western Kenya, 2006C E O'Reilly
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Epidemiol Infect 136:80-91. 2008..This novel programme shows promise for reducing school absenteeism and promoting water and hygiene interventions in the home...
- Microbiologic effectiveness of boiling and safe water storage in South Sulawesi, IndonesiaSamir V Sodha
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 05 Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Water Health 9:577-85. 2011..Future studies are needed to identify factors behind the success of boiling water in Indonesia to inform efforts to scale up other effective water treatment practices...
- Sustained high levels of stored drinking water treatment and retention of hand-washing knowledge in rural Kenyan households following a clinic-based interventionA A Parker
Center for Global Safe Water at Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Epidemiol Infect 134:1029-36. 2006..After 2 weeks, all six hand-washing steps were correctly demonstrated by 41 (44%) out of 93 clients, and by 17 out of 51 (34%) 1 year later. This brief, practical intervention shows promise for vulnerable populations...
- Disinfection by-product formation and mitigation strategies in point-of-use chlorination of turbid and non-turbid waters in western KenyaD S Lantagne
Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, M S A 38, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Water Health 6:67-82. 2008..These results clearly show that point-of-use chlorination of a variety of realistic source waters used for drinking did not lead to THM concentrations that pose a significant health risk to SWS users...
- Utilization of a basic care and prevention package by HIV-infected persons in UgandaP Colindres
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
AIDS Care 20:139-45. 2008..This evaluation suggests successful distribution and use of basic care and prevention services at an AIDS organization in Uganda...