Should I get screened for sleeping sickness? A qualitative study in Kasai Province, Democratic Republic of Congo

A Mpanya, D Hendrickx, M Vuna, A Kanyinda, C Lumbala, V Tshilombo, P Mitashi, O Luboya, V Kande, M Boelaert, P Lefèvre, P Lutumba

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalPLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
    Issue number1
    Pages (from-to)e1467
    Publication statusPublished - 2012


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Protozoal diseases
    • Sleeping sickness
    • Trypanosomiasis-African
    • Trypanosoma brucei
    • Vectors
    • Glossina
    • Tsetse flies
    • Control programs
    • Health care seeking behavior
    • Perceptions
    • Screening
    • Qualitative research
    • Patient's perspective
    • Treatment
    • Barriers
    • Taboo
    • Knowledge
    • Congo-Kinshasa
    • Africa-Central

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