by M R Pandey, J S M Boleij, K R Smith, E M Wafula

Issue: 18

Journal section: General Articles
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Received: 2010-10-06


Respiratory diseases are the main cause of morbidity and mortality in children in developing countries. Among these diseases, acute respiratory infections (ARI) are responsible for nearly a third of all childhood deaths under 5 years of age. Although immunisation and case-management are partly effective in ARI, it seems clear that long-term solutions will depend on the control of risk factors...

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