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Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization : Organisation Mondiale de la Sante; Serie de Monographies, Issue No. 78. 903: Control Measures as Applied in Problem Areas in Penang Island, Peninsular Malaysia, 1974- 1975

By S. Kolta

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Title: Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization : Organisation Mondiale de la Sante; Serie de Monographies, Issue No. 78. 903: Control Measures as Applied in Problem Areas in Penang Island, Peninsular Malaysia, 1974- 1975  
Author: S. Kolta
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Language: English
Subject: Health., Public health, Wellness programs
Collections: Medical Library Collection, World Health Collection
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Publisher: World Health Organization

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Kolta, S. (n.d.). Health Organisation, Malaria Comission; World Health Organization : Organisation Mondiale de la Sante; Serie de Monographies, Issue No. 78. 903. Retrieved from http://hawaiilibrary.net/


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INTRODUCTION ENGLISH ONLY ~ ... - The m a l a r i a e r a d i c a t i o n programme i n Peninsular Malaysia s t a r t e d i n 1967 by s t a g e s . Penang Island was included i n the f i r s t s t a g e area, and the a t t a c k phase s t a r t e d i n July 1968. The method of a t t a c k applied was r e s i d u a l house spraying every s i x months using DDT wettable powder a t a t a r g e t dose of 2 g tech. per m2. In January 1973, the programe switched t o DDT emulsion concentrate due t o the high r a t e of r e f u s a l and washing out the suspension from the sprayed s u r f a c e s . Remarkable progress was achieved and transmission was i n t e r r u p t e d in almost the whole i s l a n d except i n two notorious f o c i known f o r many years, namely Sungai ' Batu and Permatang Damr Laut . In 1974, various supplementary c o n t r o l measures, mainly outdoor mist spraying, were applied i n these two f o c i . It was only a f t e r the a p p l i c a t i o n of these methods t h a t the two f o c i could be eliminated and the whole i s l a n d was advanced i n t o the consolidation phase as from July 1975

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