geoscience.net logo
+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

Factors contributing to the overuse of chemical pesticides in children with persistent head lice


, : Factors contributing to the overuse of chemical pesticides in children with persistent head lice. Journal of School Nursing 15(5): 6-10

A growing number of head lice cases, for reasons that are not entirely clear, are repetitive or enduring. Despite the emerging phenomena, there has been little in the literature to guide school nurses in their day-to-day struggle with families experiencing head lice infestations that persist despite repeated treatment attempts. Children with persistent head lice are at increased risk of overexposure to chemical pesticides from multiple-treatment sources. In addition, school absences for persistent head lice infestations place children at risk educationally.

US$29.90

PMID: 10889684


Other references

Letunov S.P.; Pervushin V.Yu, 1986: Development of the paravascular bed of the human heart vessels during the prenatal period of ontogenesis. The paravascular bed of the cardiac vessels has been studied in 128 human fetuses at the age of 3-9 lunar months. Anatomical and histological techniques have been used, morphometrical analysis has been carried out. The paravascular bed of the card...

Reategui Escalante, G.; Quiroz Mercado, H.; Garcia Aguirre, G.; Yeshurun, I.; Turati, M., 2002: Enlarged Diode Laser Spot Using Indirect Ophthalmoscope Delivery in Conjunction with Indocyanine Green for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularization. Purpose: To evaluate prospectively the effectiveness and limitations of a new method of diode laser (810 nm) delivery with the indirect ophthalmoscope, in conjunction with intravenous indocyanine green (ICG) to treat choroidal neovascularization (...

Peros, J.P.; Lombard, H., 1990: Rapid evaluation of sugarcane resistance to leaf scald. Inoculation methods used to assess young greenhouse-grown sugarcane plants for resistance to leaf scald caused by Xanthomonas albilineans are described.

Lougaris, V.; Baronio, M.; Vitali, M.; Gualdi, G.; Tampella, G.; Moratto, D.; Cattalini, M.; Pilotta, A.; Buzi, F.; Calzavara-Pinton, P.; Plebani, A., 2015: Profound T-cell defects in Dubowitz syndrome. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology 25(5): 511-513

Sinha, K.P.; Saran, A.; Sinha, A.S., 1959: Composition of human milk. Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology 3: 173-176

Zhao, S.C., 1993: The relation between the levels of serum lipid peroxide, superoxide dismutase and atrial natriuretic peptide in placenta, umbilical cord vein and intrauterine growth retardation in pregnancy induced hypertension. This paper was written on the following base: 31 women with severe pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH) were chosen randomly as an observation group, 32 healthy and gestational age matched pregnant women with uneventful delivery were served as con...

Thomas, M., 2005: Neoadjuvant treatment of non small cell lung cancer -- contra. Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift 130(38): 2159-2159

Alonso, Mía.José.; Sánchez, A., 2004: The potential of chitosan in ocular drug delivery. This paper presents an overview of the potential of chitosan-based systems for improving the retention and biodistribution of drugs applied topically onto the eye. Besides its low toxicity and good ocular tolerance, chitosan exhibits favourable bi...

Cetta, F., 1999: Comment on Carney complex and related syndromes and their genetic loci. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 84(4): 1491-1492

Wolf, I.; O'kelly, J.; Rubinek, T.; Tong, M.; Lin, B.T.; Tai, H.; Karlan, B.Y.; Koeffler, H.P., 2016: 15-Hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase (PGDH) is an aberrant tumor suppressor in human breast cancer. NlmCategory="UNASSIGNED">10550 Background: Prostaglandin E2 plays a growth stimulatory role in breast cancer; and the rate-limiting enzyme in its synthesis, cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2), is over-expressed in breast cancers. However, littl...