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Akpovi, S. U., D. C. Johnson, and W. R. Brieger. 1981. Guinea worm control: Testing the efficacy of health education in primary care. Int. J. Hlth. Educ. 24:229-237.

Belcher, D. W., F. K. Wurapa, W. B. Ward, and I. M. Lourie. 1975. Guinea worm in southern Ghana: Its epidemiology and impact on agricultural productivity. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 24(2):243-249.

Belcher, D. W. 1981. Dracunculiasis. Pp. 1623-1627 in International Textbook of Medicine, vol. 2, A. I. Braude, ed. W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Centers for Disease Control. 1981. Guinea Worm (Dracunculiasis). Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. January 1981.

Johnson, S., and V. Joshi. 1982. Dracontiasis in Western Rajasthan, India. Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg. 76:36-40.

Kale, O. O. 1977. The clinico-epidemiologic profile of guinea worm in the Ibadan District of Nigeria. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 26(2):208-214.

National Institute of Communicable Diseases. 1982. Operational Manual on Guinea Worm Eradication Programme in India. National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Division of Helminthology, 22-Sham Nath Marg, Delhi-L10054, India.

Nwosu, A. B. C., E. O. Ifezulike, and A. O. Anya. 1982. Endemic dracontiasis in Anambra State of Nigeria: Geographical distribution, clinical features, epidemiology, and socio-economic impact of the disease. Ann. Trop. Med. Parasitol. 76:187-200,

Rao, C. K., R. C. Paul, M. I. D. Sharma, and Sharad Kumar. 1981. Guinea worm disease in India: Current status and strategy of its eradication. J. Common Dis. (Delhi) 13:1-7.

World Health organization. 1982. Dracunculiasis surveillance. Wkly. Epidem. Rec. 57(9):65-67.

World Health Organization. 1983. Dracunculiasis surveillance. Wkly. Epidem. Rec. 58(4):21-23.