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Risk factors for diarrhoea and upper respiratory tract infections among children in a rural area of Uganda



Risk factors for diarrhoea and upper respiratory tract infections among children in a rural area of Uganda



Journal of Health, Population, and Nutrition 22(1): 52-58



This study explored risk factors associated with diarrhoea and upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) among children in Sembabule district, Uganda. Data were collected from 300 women with children aged less than two years using the WHO 30-cluster sampling technique. The prevalence of diarrhoea among children was 40.3%.

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Accession: 004306106

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PMID: 15190812

DOI: 10.2307/23499009


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