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A Study on Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) for the Reduction in Aedes aegypti (L.1762) Breeding Intensity for Prevention of Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever (DHF) in Mayangone Township
- This preliminary study was carried out in Mayangone Township, Yangon Region, from December 2010 to November 2011. Firstly the name and addresses of DHF (Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever) proven cases were collected from Central Children Hospital (CCH) Yangon, Thiri Sanda Private Hospital and Mayangone Township’s Health Department. Area surveys for mosquito breeding and resting sites were also recorded. Small scale health education programme (KAP) for the future reduction of mosquito breeding places was performed on 90 families living in risk areas of Mayangone Township.
Nang Sanda Myint
Myin Zu Minn
- University of Yangon Research Journal