An exploratory qualitative study on perceptions about mosquito bed nets in the Niger Delta: what are the barriers to sustained use?
Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, April 2011
Kate Galvin, Nick Petford, Frances Ajose, Dai Davies, Galvin KT, Petford N, Ajose F, Davies D, Petford, Ajose, Davies
The effectiveness of malaria control programs is determined by an array of complex factors, including the acceptability and sustained use of preventative measures such as the bed net. A small-scale exploratory study was conducted in several locations in the Niger Delta region, Nigeria, to discover barriers against the use of bed nets, in the context of a current drive to scale up net use in Nigeria.
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