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Online Reports – Full-Text
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IRC Thematic Overview Papers (TOPS)



  • Domestic Water Quantity, Service Level and Health
  • Emerging issues in water and infectious disease
  • Health Opportunities in Development: A Course Manual on Health Impact Assessment
  • Reducing and eliminating the use of persistent organic pesticides: Guidance on alternative strategies for sustainable pest and vector management


  • The Behavioural and Social Aspects of Malaria and Its Control: An Introduction and Annotated Bibliography


WSS/Malaria Articles
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  • Kosek M, Bern C, Guerrant RL. 
    The global burden of diarrhoeal disease, as estimated from studies published between 1992 and 2000. Bull World Health Organ. 2003;81(3):197-204
  • Cairncross S. 
    Handwashing with soap – a new way to prevent ARIs? Trop Med Int Health. 2003 Aug;8(8):677-9. No abstract available.
  • Curtis V, Cairncross S.
    Effect of washing hands with soap on diarrhoea risk in the community: a systematic review.
    Lancet Infect Dis. 2003 May;3(5):275-81
  • Lanata CF.  
    Studies of food hygiene and diarrhoeal disease.
    Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S175-83

Malaria Articles

  • Fillinger U, Knols BG, Becker N.
    Efficacy and efficiency of new Bacillus thuringiensis var israelensis and Bacillus sphaericus formulations against Afrotropical anophelines in Western Kenya.
    Trop Med Int Health. 2003 Jan;8(1):37-47.
  • Killeen GF, Knols BG, Gu W.
    Taking malaria transmission out of the bottle: implications of mosquito dispersal for vector-control interventions.Lancet Infect Dis. 2003 May;3(5):297-303.

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