Hookworm and anaemia prevalence


This article is a letter written in response to a previous article published in the Lancet (Torlesse H, Hodges M. Anthelmintic treatment and haemoglobin concentrations during pregnancy. Lancet 2000; 356: 1083) in which the authors report on anthelmintic treatment with albendazole in pregnant women.


Guyatt, H.L.; Brooker, S.; Peshu, N.; Shulman, C.E. Hookworm and anaemia prevalence. Lancet (2000) 356 (9247) 2101. [DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(05)74313-0]

Hookworm and anaemia prevalence

Published 1 January 2000