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Selected Readings and Websites on Handwashing

Luby, Stephen P., Mubina Agboatwalla, Daniel R Feikin, John Painter, Ward Billhimer MS, Arshad Altaf, Robert M
Hoekstra. “Effect of handwashing on child health: a randomized controlled trial.” The Lancet. Vol 366, July 16

http://www.aku.edu/CHS/pdf/SoapHealth_ARI_Lancet_Man.pdf

Clasen T, Roberts I, Rabie T, Schmidt W-P, Cairncross S. “Interventions to improve water quality for preventing
diarrhoea.” (Cochrane Review). The Cochrane Library, Issue. Oxford.

http://www.cochrane.org/reviews/en/ab004794.html 

Curtis, V. and Cairncross, S.. “Effect of washing hands with soap on diarrhoea risk in the community: a systematic review”. The Lancet Journal of Infectious Diseases, Vol. 3, May, pp 275-281.
http://www.globalhandwashing.org/Publications/CurtisHandwashing.pdf 

The Handwashing Handbook: A Guide for Developing a Hygiene Promotion Program to Increase Handwashing with Soap
http://www.globalhandwashing.org/

WELL Fact Sheet: Health impact of handwashing with soap Author: Jeroen Ensink Quality assurance: Val Curtis 
http://www.lboro.ac.uk/well/resources/fact-sheets/Handwashing.htm