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Malaria Research and Treatment
Volume 2014, Article ID 694863, 7 pages
Research Article

The Effect of Mass Media Campaign on the Use of Insecticide-Treated Bed Nets among Pregnant Women in Nigeria

1Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health, School of Public Health, University of Ghana, P.O. Box LG 25, Legon, Accra, Ghana
2Planning, Research and Statistics Directorate, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, PMB 5023, Wuse, Abuja, Nigeria
3PLAN-Health Project, Management Sciences for Health, P.O. Box 240, Kubwa, Abuja, Nigeria
4Technical Services Directorate, Society for Family Health, PMB 5116, Wuse, Abuja, Nigeria
5Society for Family Health, PMB 5116, Wuse, Abuja, Nigeria
6Malaria Action Program for States, PMB 44, Abuja, Nigeria
7University of Calabar, PMB 1115, Calabar, Nigeria

Received 30 September 2013; Revised 6 February 2014; Accepted 13 February 2014; Published 20 March 2014

Academic Editor: Theonest K. Mutabingwa

Copyright © 2014 A. Ankomah et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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