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TitleThe effect of handwashing at recommended times with water alone and with soap on child diarrhea in rural Bangladesh : an observational study
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsLuby, S.P., Halder, A.K., Huda, T., Unicomb, L., Johnston, R.B.
Pagination5 p..; 3 tab.
Date Published2011-06-01
Keywordsbangladesh, food hygiene, hand washing, hygiene, personal hygiene, public health, soap
Abstract

This study concludes that handwashing before preparing food is a particularly important opportunity to prevent childhood diarrhea, and that handwashing with water alone can significantly reduce childhood diarrhea. [authors abstract]

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