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Table 2 Integrated measures to control the source of S. japonicum infection implemented in Yangzhou City during the 10-year period from 2005 through 2014

From: A multidisciplinary, integrated approach for the elimination of schistosomiasis: a longitudinal study in a historically hyper-endemic region in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, China from 2005 to 2014

Year Number of bovine elimination Building fens to raise livestock (hm2) Chemotherapy of livestock Construction of public latrines Construction of household sanitary toilets (thousand)
2005 42 0.04 5 787 0 23
2006 154 0.04 5 087 0 39.2
2007 71 0.04 7 923 21 40.2
2008 36 0.07 8 689 12 49.9
2009 20 0.07 11 701 14 68.6
2010 32 0.96 12 490 24 69.2
2011 11 0.52 12 396 40 72
2012 26 0.54 12 841 36 72.6
2013 10 2.30 11 481 38 72.9
2014 0 0.71 12 864 36 39
Total 402 5.29 101 259 221 546.6