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Surveying Success To Help The Children of Bangladesh

2013 — Soil-transmitted helminths (STH) is a serious concern for children in Bangladesh. This brief explains how the End Neglected Tropical Diseases in Asia (END in Asia) project helped the Government of Bangladesh complete a series of surveys to determine whether the national Filariasis Elimination and STH Control program, which includes deworming activities through schools, has been effective in reducing infection rates among children.