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Hemingway, Janet ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3200-7173 (2018) 'Resistance: A problem without an easy solution.'. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, Vol 151, pp. 73-75.

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Abstract

Insecticide resistance can no longer be ignored if we are to retain our ability to control many insect borne diseases. We need new public health insecticides, but these must be embedded in real resistance management strategies. Calls for Integrated Vector Management will continue to fail unless the evidence for the use of different interventions is dramatically improved. The donor community will also need to be prepared for the increased cost of effective long-term vector control. This will not happen without advocacy based on solid economic evaluation, which needs to happen before the opportunity to manage resistance becomes impossible.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: QX Parasitology > Insects. Other Parasites > QX 600 Insect control. Tick control
QX Parasitology > Insects. Other Parasites > QX 650 Insect vectors
WA Public Health > Preventive Medicine > WA 110 Prevention and control of communicable diseases. Transmission of infectious diseases
WA Public Health > Preventive Medicine > WA 240 Disinfection. Disinfestation. Pesticides (including diseases caused by)
Faculty: Department: Biological Sciences > Vector Biology Department
Digital Object Identifer (DOI): https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pestbp.2018.08.007
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2019 13:53
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2019 12:22
URI: https://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/10094

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