A Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Impact of Combining Hygiene Education with Deworming

  • Gray, Darren (PI)
  • McManus, Donald P (CoI)
  • Williams, Gail (CoI)

    Project: Research

    Project Details

    Description

    The purpose of this study is four-fold:- Evaluate the impact of combining school-based hygiene education with school-based deworming by comparing the levels of STH infections in children who received deworming medication and hygiene education at primary schools, with children who only received deworming medication.- Provide empirical evidence to the Government of Vietnam on the impact of an integrated approach to school-based deworming and hygiene education- If the study demonstrates an impact, inform the design of a nationwide integrated deworming and hygiene education program in Vietname- provide empirical evidence to other governments, agencies, donors and the greater public health community about the impact of combining hygiene education at schools with school-based deworming
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date31/10/1731/03/19

    Funding

    • Thrive Networks: A$29,430.00

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