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Table 3 Implications for public health policy and/or practice

From: Containment measures for emerging and re-emerging vector-borne and other infectious diseases of poverty in urban settings: a scoping review

• Focus on a proactive approach when time and resources allow: reinforcement of training, planning, and investments in materials
• Fund post-intervention research
• Include an adequate evaluation period in the planning of interventions
• Rely on theory when planning interventions and making evidence-based recommendations
• Promote comprehensive intervention description, especially regarding context, using validated checklists such as TIDieR and ASTAIRE