Untitled Document
 
 
 
 
Untitled Document
Home
Current issue
Past issues
Topic collections
Search
e-journal Editor page

Treatment of head lice in school children with 1% gamma benzene Hexachloride

การรักษาเหาในเด็กนักเรียนด้วย 1% gamma benzene hexachloride

Weerayutt Daenseekaew (วีรยุทธ แดนสีแก้ว) 1, Vichit Pipitgool (วิชิต พิพิธกุล) 2, Jeerapa Khempila (จีราภา เข็มพิลา) 3, Kunya Jirarattanaphochai (กัญญา จิระรัตน์โพธิ์ชัย) 4




This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of head lice in primary school children in Chiangyuen district and to compare the efficacy of a 3 hour versus a 12 hour application of 1% gamma benzene hexachloride (1% lindane).  Two schools were selected at random.  Children who were infested with head lice received a 12 hour application of 1% lindane in the first school, while those in the second group received a 3 hour application.  While none of the boys examined were infested, there were 39 (41.1%) and 41 (44.1%) female children with pediculosis capitis in two schools, respectively.  Thirty-seven out of 38 and 23 out of 41 infections were cured when the drug was applied for 12 and 3 hours, respectively.  This study showed that there is still a high prevalence of pediculosis in female school children and that 3 hour applications of lindane are less effective (P < 0.05) in curing head lice infestations than 12 hour applications. . . . Full text.
Untitled Document
Article Location

Untitled Document
Article Option
       Abstract
       Fulltext
       PDF File
Untitled Document
 
ทำหน้าที่ ดึง Collection ที่เกี่ยวข้อง แสดง บทความ ตามที่ีมีใน collection ที่มีใน list Untitled Document
Another articles
in this topic collection

Current Roles of Liver Fluke on Occurrence of Cholangiocarcinoma (บทบาทของพยาธิใบไม้ตับต่อการเกิดโรคมะเร็งท่อน้ำดีในสถานการณ์ปัจจุบัน)
 
Participatory Learning of parent and Primary School Children for Hook worm problem in Chumni district, Burerum Province (กระบวนการเรียนรู้แบบมีส่วนร่วมของผู้ปกครองและนักเรียนชั้นประถมศึกษาปีที่ 1-6 ต่อปัญหาโรคพยาธิปากขอ อำเภอชำนิ จังหวัดบุรีรัมย์)
 
A comparative study of treatments of head with 25% ben benzyl benzoate to 1% gamma benzene hexachloride (การรักษาเหาด้วย 25% benzyl benzoate กับ 1% gamma benzene hexachloride)
 
Albendazole in the treatment of uncomplicated strongyloidiasis by using the agar plate method ()
 
<More>
Untitled Document
 
This article is under
this collection.

Parassiology
 
 
 
 
Srinagarind Medical Journal,Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University. Copy Right © All Rights Reserved.
 
 
 
 

 


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0