Determinants of intentions to prevent triatomine infestation based on the health belief model: An application in rural southern Ecuador
Congratulations to ITDI faculty and students from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University Scripps College of Communication, Center for International Studies, Ohio University and Ciseal - Centro de Investigación para la Salud en América Latina on the recent publication: https://journals.plos.org/plosntds/article?id=10.1371/journal.pntd.0007987. #ChagasfreeEcuador #BeatNTDs
Author summary One risk factor for Chagas disease is whether its insect vector is present in a person’s home. Although excluding these vectors–triatomine bugs–is important, we will need to know what predicts a person’s intention to exclude bugs from their homes and what kinds of messages we ...