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Nepal: ensuring a worm-free childhood

A member of the study team sits at a table and reviews names in a school register.
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A Nepali study team aims to test the drug's ongoing effectiveness among local school-age children. They set up an operations base in the Dhading district. Combing through school registers in three or four schools a day, the team identifies two groups of children in each school.

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