Health and environmental sanitation in India: Issues for prioritizing control strategies

Ganesh S. Kumar, Sitanshu Sekhar Kar, Animesh Jain

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

22 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Environmental sanitation is a major public health issue in India. Recent interventional studies on environmental sanitation in India highlighted the importance of prioritizing control strategies. Research related to the appropriate cost-effective intervention strategies and their implementation in Indian context is a big challenge. This paper discusses various intervention strategies related to environmental sanitation in India and emphasizes to prioritize it according to the need of country.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)93-96
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Volume15
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-09-2011

Fingerprint

Sanitation
Environmental Health
India
Public Health
Costs and Cost Analysis
Research

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

Cite this

@article{52560a7c0a0f472c943c4064f0f0f52a,
title = "Health and environmental sanitation in India: Issues for prioritizing control strategies",
abstract = "Environmental sanitation is a major public health issue in India. Recent interventional studies on environmental sanitation in India highlighted the importance of prioritizing control strategies. Research related to the appropriate cost-effective intervention strategies and their implementation in Indian context is a big challenge. This paper discusses various intervention strategies related to environmental sanitation in India and emphasizes to prioritize it according to the need of country.",
author = "Kumar, {Ganesh S.} and Kar, {Sitanshu Sekhar} and Animesh Jain",
year = "2011",
month = "9",
day = "1",
doi = "10.4103/0019-5278.93196",
language = "English",
volume = "15",
pages = "93--96",
journal = "Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine",
issn = "0973-2284",
publisher = "Medknow Publications and Media Pvt. Ltd",
number = "3",

}

Health and environmental sanitation in India : Issues for prioritizing control strategies. / Kumar, Ganesh S.; Kar, Sitanshu Sekhar; Jain, Animesh.

In: Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Vol. 15, No. 3, 01.09.2011, p. 93-96.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

TY - JOUR

T1 - Health and environmental sanitation in India

T2 - Issues for prioritizing control strategies

AU - Kumar, Ganesh S.

AU - Kar, Sitanshu Sekhar

AU - Jain, Animesh

PY - 2011/9/1

Y1 - 2011/9/1

N2 - Environmental sanitation is a major public health issue in India. Recent interventional studies on environmental sanitation in India highlighted the importance of prioritizing control strategies. Research related to the appropriate cost-effective intervention strategies and their implementation in Indian context is a big challenge. This paper discusses various intervention strategies related to environmental sanitation in India and emphasizes to prioritize it according to the need of country.

AB - Environmental sanitation is a major public health issue in India. Recent interventional studies on environmental sanitation in India highlighted the importance of prioritizing control strategies. Research related to the appropriate cost-effective intervention strategies and their implementation in Indian context is a big challenge. This paper discusses various intervention strategies related to environmental sanitation in India and emphasizes to prioritize it according to the need of country.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84857862821&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84857862821&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.4103/0019-5278.93196

DO - 10.4103/0019-5278.93196

M3 - Review article

AN - SCOPUS:84857862821

VL - 15

SP - 93

EP - 96

JO - Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

JF - Indian Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

SN - 0973-2284

IS - 3

ER -