An Annotated Bibliography of Selected Studies on the 
Prevention and Control of Diarrheal Diseases  2003 
(Compiled by the EHP Information Center, December 11, 2003)
This annotated bibliography contains citations and abstracts of 33 studies published in 2003 
that focus on diarrheal diseases and water/sanitation.
Author Index 
  1. Akter N, Hussain Z, Trankler J, Parkpian P.
    Hospital waste management and it's probable health effect: a lesson learned from
    Bangladesh.  Indian J Environ Health. 2002 Apr;44(2):124-37.  
  2. Bajracharya D. 
    Myanmar experiences in sanitation and hygiene promotion: lessons learned
    and future directions.  Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S141-52.  
  3. Brooks JT, Shapiro RL, Kumar L, et al. 
    Epidemiology of sporadic bloody diarrhea in rural Western Kenya. Am J Trop Med 
    Hyg. 2003 Jun;68(6):671-7.   
  4. Curtis V, Cairncross S. 
    Effect of washing hands with soap on diarrhoea risk in the community: 
    a systematic review.  Lancet Infect Dis. 2003 May;3(5):275-81.  
  5. Curtis V, Biran A, Deverell K, Hughes C, Bellamy K, Drasar B. 
    Hygiene in the home: relating bugs and behaviour.  Soc Sci Med. 2003 Aug;57(4):657-72.   
  6. Curtis V. 
    Talking dirty: how to save a million lives.  Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 
    Suppl 1:S73-9.  
  7. Deodhar NS. 
    Epidemiological perspective of domestic and personal hygiene in India. 
    Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S47-56.  
  8. Faulkner CT, Garcia BB, Logan MH, et al. 
    Prevalence of endoparasitic infection in children and its relation with cholera
    prevention efforts in Mexico. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2003 Jul;14(1):31-41.  
  9. Guerrant RL, Carneiro-Filho BA, Dillingham RA.
    Cholera, diarrhea, and oral rehydration therapy: triumph and indictment.  
    Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Aug 1;37(3):398-405.  
  10. Halvorson SJ.  
    Women's management of the household health environment: responding to 
    childhood diarrhea in the Northern Areas, Pakistan. Health Place. 2004 Mar;10(1):43-58.
  11. Harvey SA, Winch PJ, Leontsini E, et al.
    Domestic poultry-raising practices in a Peruvian shantytown: implications for
    control of Campylobacter jejuni-associated diarrhea.  Acta Trop. 2003 Apr;86(1):41-54.  
  12. Heller L, Colosimo EA, Antunes CM. 
    Environmental sanitation conditions and health impact: a case-control study.  
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2003 Jan-Feb;36(1):41-50.   
  13. Hoque BA. 
    Handwashing practices and challenges in Bangladesh.
    Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S81-7.  
  14. Hosain GM, Saha S, Begum A.
    Impact of sanitation and health education on intestinal parasite infection among
    primary school aged children of Sherpur, Bangladesh.  
    Trop Doct. 2003 Jul;33(3):139-43.
  15. Jensen PK, Ensink JH, Jayasinghe G, et al.
    Effect of chlorination of drinking-water on water quality and childhood
    diarrhoea in a village in Pakistan.  J Health Popul Nutr. 2003 Mar;21(1):26-31.    
  16. Kumar Karn S, Harada H. 
    Field survey on water supply, sanitation and associated health impacts in urban
    poor communities--a case from Mumbai City, India.  
    Water Sci Technol. 2002;46(11-12):269-75.  
  17. Lanata CF. 
    Studies of food hygiene and diarrhoeal disease. Int J Environ 
    Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S175-83.  
  18. Larsen B.
    Hygiene and health in developing countries: defining priorities through cost -
    benefit assessments.  Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S37-46.  
  19. Merchant AT, Jones C, Kiure A, et al.  
    Water and sanitation associated with improved child growth.  
    Eur J Clin Nutr. 2003  Dec;57(12):1562-8.  
  20. Moffat T. 
    Diarrhea, respiratory infections, protozoan gastrointestinal parasites, and
    child growth in Kathmandu, Nepal.  Am J Phys Anthropol. 2003 Sep;122(1):85-97.  
  21. Moraes LR, Cancio JA, Cairncross S, Huttly S. 
    Impact of drainage and sewerage on diarrhoea in poor urban areas in 
    Salvador, Brazil.  Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Mar-Apr;97(2):153-8.  
  22. Nanan D, White F, Azam I, et al.
    Evaluation of a water, sanitation, and hygiene education intervention on
    diarrhoea in northern Pakistan.  Bull World Health Organ. 2003;81(3):160-5.   
  23. Nath KJ.
    Home hygiene and environmental sanitation: a country situation analysis for
    India.  Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S19-28.  
  24. Nielsen M, Hoogvorst A, Konradsen F, et al. 
    Causes of childhood diarrhea as perceived by mothers in the Punjab, Pakistan.
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2003 Jun;34(2):343-51.  
  25. Nunez FA, Lopez JL, de la Cruz AM, Finlay CM.
    Risk factors for Giardia lamblia infection in children in daycare centers in
    Havana, Cuba. Cad Saude Publica. 2003 Mar-Apr;19(2):677-82.  
  26. Prado MS, Strina A, Barreto ML, et al.
    Risk factors for infection with Giardia duodenalis in pre-school children in the
    city of Salvador, Brazil.  Epidemiol Infect. 2003 Oct;131(2):899-906.  
  27. Quick R. 
    Changing community behaviour: experience from three African countries. 
    Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S115-21.  
  28. Rego RC, Barreto ML, Killinger CL.
    [What is garbage, anyway? The opinions of women from an outlying neighborhood
     in a large Brazilian city]. Cad Saude Publica. 2002 Nov-Dec;18(6):1583-91.  
  29. Reller ME, Mendoza CE, Lopez MB, et al. 
    A randomized controlled trial of household-based flocculant-disinfectant
    drinking water treatment for diarrhea prevention in rural Guatemala. 
    Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Oct;69(4):411-9.  
  30. Sakisaka K, Wakai S, Wongkhomthong SA.
    Domestic hygiene behaviour of mothers with children aged 0-5 years old in Tayabo
    village, Nueva Ecija, the Philippines. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2002;14(2):91-8.  
  31. Sobsey MD, Handzel T, Venczel L.
    Chlorination and safe storage of household drinking water in developing
    countries to reduce waterborne disease. Water Sci Technol. 2003;47(3):221-8.  
  32. Strina A, Cairncross S, Barreto ML, et al. 
    Childhood diarrhea and observed hygiene behavior in Salvador, Brazil. 
    Am J Epidemiol. 2003 Jun 1;157(11):1032-8.   
  33. Thompson T, Sobsey M, Bartram J. 
    Providing clean water, keeping water clean: an integrated approach.  
    Int J Environ Health Res. 2003 Jun;13 Suppl 1:S89-94.