Minyoo Matata – The Vicious Worm – a Taenia solium computer-based health-education tool – in Swahili

Chiara Trevisan, Eric M Fèvre, Maurice Owiny, Isaac Ngere, Maria Vang Johansen

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Abstract

Lack of knowledge is one of the main risk factors for the spread of the zoonotic parasite Taenia solium. The computer-based health-education tool ‘The Vicious Worm’ was developed to create awareness and provide evidence-based health education as a specific measure in control strategies. To increase the reach of the tool, a new version in Swahili was developed and can now be downloaded for free from http://theviciousworm.sites.ku.dk.
Original languageEnglish
JournalTrends In Parasitology
Volume33
Issue number10
Pages (from-to)746-748
Number of pages3
ISSN1471-4922
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

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