Each Evidence Update is a 2-page summary of a Cochrane Review of healthcare interventions relevant to people in low-income and middle-income countries.
This Evidence Update is adapted from Martin Curran M, MacLehose HG. Community animal health services for improving household wealth and health status of low income farmers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 2. Art.
It is unknown whether community-based paraveterinary services are of benefit.
Effective Health Care Research Programme Consortium, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK, pp.2
Do community animal health services with paraveterinary workers improve the wealth and health of households in low-income farming communities? Evidence Update, Health Sector Development Series, April 2006