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Assessing the impact of a school-based water treatment, hygiene and sanitation programme on pupil absence in Nyanza Province, Kenya: a cluster-randomized trial.

Freeman MC, Greene LE, Dreibelbis R, Saboori S, Muga R, Brumback B, Rheingans R.

Trop Med Int Health. 2012 Mar;17(3):380-91. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02927.x.


Anal cleansing practices and faecal contamination: a preliminary investigation of behaviours and conditions in schools in rural Nyanza Province, Kenya.

McMahon S, Caruso BA, Obure A, Okumu F, Rheingans RD.

Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Dec;16(12):1536-40. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02879.x.


Effects of hand hygiene campaigns on incidence of laboratory-confirmed influenza and absenteeism in schoolchildren, Cairo, Egypt.

Talaat M, Afifi S, Dueger E, El-Ashry N, Marfin A, Kandeel A, Mohareb E, El-Sayed N.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Apr;17(4):619-25. doi: 10.3201/eid1704.101353.


Variability in hand contamination based on serial measurements: implications for assessment of hand-cleansing behavior and disease risk.

Ram PK, Jahid I, Halder AK, Nygren B, Islam MS, Granger SP, Molyneaux JW, Luby SP.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Apr;84(4):510-6. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2011.10-0299.


Hygiene: new hopes, new horizons.

Curtis V, Schmidt W, Luby S, Florez R, Touré O, Biran A.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2011 Apr;11(4):312-21. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70224-3. Review.


The effect of handwashing with water or soap on bacterial contamination of hands.

Burton M, Cobb E, Donachie P, Judah G, Curtis V, Schmidt WP.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2011 Jan;8(1):97-104. doi: 10.3390/ijerph8010097.


Bacterial hand contamination among Tanzanian mothers varies temporally and following household activities.

Pickering AJ, Julian TR, Mamuya S, Boehm AB, Davis J.

Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Feb;16(2):233-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02677.x.


A community-randomised controlled trial promoting waterless hand sanitizer and handwashing with soap, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Luby SP, Kadir MA, Yushuf Sharker MA, Yeasmin F, Unicomb L, Sirajul Islam M.

Trop Med Int Health. 2010 Dec;15(12):1508-16. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2010.02648.x.


Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality in 2008: a systematic analysis.

Black RE, Cousens S, Johnson HL, Lawn JE, Rudan I, Bassani DG, Jha P, Campbell H, Walker CF, Cibulskis R, Eisele T, Liu L, Mathers C; Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group of WHO and UNICEF..

Lancet. 2010 Jun 5;375(9730):1969-87. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60549-1.


Evaluation of the role of school children in the promotion of point-of-use water treatment and handwashing in schools and households--Nyanza Province, Western Kenya, 2007.

Blanton E, Ombeki S, Oluoch GO, Mwaki A, Wannemuehler K, Quick R.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010 Apr;82(4):664-71. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2010.09-0422.


Water, sanitation and hygiene for the prevention of diarrhoea.

Cairncross S, Hunt C, Boisson S, Bostoen K, Curtis V, Fung IC, Schmidt WP.

Int J Epidemiol. 2010 Apr;39 Suppl 1:i193-205. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyq035. Review.


Hands, water, and health: fecal contamination in Tanzanian communities with improved, non-networked water supplies.

Pickering AJ, Davis J, Walters SP, Horak HM, Keymer DP, Mushi D, Strickfaden R, Chynoweth JS, Liu J, Blum A, Rogers K, Boehm AB.

Environ Sci Technol. 2010 May 1;44(9):3267-72. doi: 10.1021/es903524m.


Efficacy of waterless hand hygiene compared with handwashing with soap: a field study in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Pickering AJ, Boehm AB, Mwanjali M, Davis J.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010 Feb;82(2):270-8. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2010.09-0220.


Three kinds of psychological determinants for hand-washing behaviour in Kenya.

Aunger R, Schmidt WP, Ranpura A, Coombes Y, Maina PM, Matiko CN, Curtis V.

Soc Sci Med. 2010 Feb;70(3):383-91. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.10.038.


Mandatory handwashing in elementary schools reduces absenteeism due to infectious illness among pupils: a pilot intervention study.

Nandrup-Bus I.

Am J Infect Control. 2009 Dec;37(10):820-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2009.06.012.


The effect of a soap promotion and hygiene education campaign on handwashing behaviour in rural India: a cluster randomised trial.

Biran A, Schmidt WP, Wright R, Jones T, Seshadri M, Isaac P, Nathan NA, Hall P, McKenna J, Granger S, Bidinger P, Curtis V.

Trop Med Int Health. 2009 Oct;14(10):1303-14. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02373.x.


Development of a method to measure bacterial transfer from hands.

Lingaas E, Fagernes M.

J Hosp Infect. 2009 May;72(1):43-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2009.01.022.


Hand washing among school children in Bogotá, Colombia.

Lopez-Quintero C, Freeman P, Neumark Y.

Am J Public Health. 2009 Jan;99(1):94-101. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2007.129759.


Comparing the performance of indicators of hand-washing practices in rural Indian households.

Biran A, Rabie T, Schmidt W, Juvekar S, Hirve S, Curtis V.

Trop Med Int Health. 2008 Feb;13(2):278-85. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2007.02001.x.

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