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What parents in Australia know and do about head lice

Megan Counahan1 DPH, Epidemiologist, megancounahan@yahoo.com.au
Ross Andrews2 PhD, Associate professor, ross.andrews@menzies.edu.au
Helen Weld3 MPH, Scholar, helenweld@hotmail.com
Walsh Helen4 GCDE, Regional health promotion, helen.walsh@dhs.vic.gov.au
Rick Speare5 PhD, Professor, Richard.Speare@jcu.edu.au

1, 3, 5 James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia.
2 Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.
4 Department of Human Services - Barwon-South Western Region, Geelong, Victoria, Australia.

Correspondence: M Counahan, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia 

Author contribution: Megan Counahan: original concept, designed the project, devised survey tool, collected data, statistical analysis. Ross Andrews: supervised data collection, statistical analysis, contributed to drafts, designed the project. Helen Weld: collected data, contributed to drafts. Walsh Helen: collected data, contributed to drafts. Rick Speare: designed the project, supervised data collection, contributed to drafts, statistical analysis, collected data.

Citation: Counahan ML, Andrews RM, Weld H, Helen W, Speare R.  What parents in Australia know and do about head lice. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2007; 7: 687. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=687 (Accessed 18 October 2017)

Submitted: 20 November 2006
Revised: 28 June 2007
Published: 25 July 2007
   
 

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