Educational or Curriculum

Initiative Description: 1-month long health education program on healthy behavior and tinea capitis in Iran.

Study Results: Positive effect on the reduction of tinea capitis among prepubescent boys.

Reference: Ardestani, M. S., Shokravi, F. A., Rakhshani, F., & Shirvani, Z. G. (2010). Effective health education program on reduction of tinea capitis; A quasi-experimental study on primary school-aged children. Iranian Journal of Clinical Infectious Diseases, 5(4), 213–217.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good