Do drowning and anoxia kill head lice?

Chemical, physical, and mechanical methods are used to control human lice. Attempts have been made to eradicate head lice Pediculus humanus capitis by hot air, soaking in various fluids or asphyxiation using occlusive treatments. In this study, we assessed the maximum time that head lice can survive...

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Main Authors: Candy Kerdalidec, Brun Sophie, Nicolas Patrick, Durand Rémy, Charrel Remi N., Izri Arezki
Format: Article
Published: EDP Sciences 2018-01-01
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