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Table 1 Intervention strategies to eliminate taeniasis/cisticercosis. Vaccination against pig cystcercosis and human chemotherapy

From: How to eliminate taeniasis/cysticercosis: porcine vaccination and human chemotherapy (Part 2)

Strategies Vaccination to pigs Chemotherapy Efficacy (%) Coverage (%)
Pig Human
Dose
1 2 3 1 1
Weeks Month Days Month Days Month Days Month Days
Pig vaccination 2 11 25        100 100
Pig vaccination plus human chemotherapy and pig chemotherapy 1 12 9        100 82
      12 9    90 90
        12 9 90 90
Pig vaccination 0 1   12 24      82 82
Pig vaccination plus human chemotherapy 0 1   14 24      82 60
        14-16   90 90