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Bug busting (wet combing) was less effective than malathion lotion for eliminating head lice in children

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  • Source of funding: Wales Office for Research and Development.

  • For correspondence: Dr R J Roberts, Department of Public Health, North Wales Health Authority, Mold CH7 1PZ, Wales, UK. Fax + 44 (0)1352 700043.

  • A modified version of this abstract appears in Evidence-Based Nursing.

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