Leprosy strategy is about control, not eradication

Cairns Smith, Jan Hendrik Richardus

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18 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)969-970
Number of pages2
JournalThe Lancet
Volume371
Issue number9617
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 22 Mar 2008

Keywords

  • chemoprophylaxis
  • transmission
  • metaanalysis
  • prevention

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Leprosy strategy is about control, not eradication. / Smith, Cairns; Richardus, Jan Hendrik.

In: The Lancet, Vol. 371, No. 9617, 22.03.2008, p. 969-970.

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Smith, Cairns ; Richardus, Jan Hendrik. / Leprosy strategy is about control, not eradication. In: The Lancet. 2008 ; Vol. 371, No. 9617. pp. 969-970.
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