2003
DOI: 10.1001/archderm.139.8.994
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Permethrin-Resistant Human Head Lice, Pediculus capitis, and Their Treatment

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“…8,30 An alternate treatment schedule on days 0, 7, and 13 to 15 has been proposed for nonovicidal products. 31 Resistance to 1% permethrin has been reported, 8,[32][33][34][35] but the prevalence of this resistance is not known. .…”
Section: Permethrin (1%)mentioning
confidence: 99%
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“…8,30 An alternate treatment schedule on days 0, 7, and 13 to 15 has been proposed for nonovicidal products. 31 Resistance to 1% permethrin has been reported, 8,[32][33][34][35] but the prevalence of this resistance is not known. .…”
Section: Permethrin (1%)mentioning
confidence: 99%
“…Assessment of the severity of the infestation, the number of recurrences, the local levels of resistance to available pediculicides, and the potential for transmission are also critical when recommending newer products. 35 …”
Section: New Productsmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…Over the last two decades, resistance to pyrethrins and pyrethroid insecticides by the human head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis, has been widely documented (Burgess et al, 1995;Downs et al, 1999a;Downs et al, 1999b;Chosidow et al, 1994;Mumcuoglu et al, 1995;Hemingway et al, 1999;Rupes et al, 1995;Picollo et al, 1998;Vassena et al, 2003;Yoon et al, 2003;Yoon et al, 2004;Lee et al, 2000b). Heightened public and governmental concerns have occurred because of increased incidents of head louse infestations among school children (http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dpd/parasites/lice/default.htm; http://www.headlice.org).…”
Section: Introductionmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…Pediculosis pubis is usually transmitted by sexual contact (849). Reported resistance to pediculcides (permethrin and pyrethrins) has been increasing and is widespread (850,851). Malathion can be used when treatment failure is believed to have occurred as a result of resistance.…”
Section: Ectoparasitic Infections Pediculosis Pubismentioning
confidence: 99%