The treatment of childhood illness in Nepal
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The treatment of childhood illness in Nepal further analysis of the 2006 Nepal demographic and health survey by John Quinley

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Published by Macro International Inc. in Calverton, Md .
Written in English


  • Community health services,
  • Child health services,
  • Nepal demographic and health survey, 2006

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNepal demographic and health survey, 2006.
StatementJohn Quinley, Pav Govindasamy
SeriesNepal further analysis
ContributionsGovindasamy, Pavalavalli, MEASURE DHS (Program), Macro International
LC ClassificationsRJ103.N+ (Nepal) Q+
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 15 pages ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25106479M
LC Control Number2009311573

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Health. The Nepalese health care system has a serious lack of appropriate materials and competent workers. Health indicators reflect this: more than 45% of children perish before the age of 5, and 21% of young Nepalese are underweight. Children’s health is particularly vulnerable, and they tend to suffer from malnutrition and diabetes. The. Continued Kawasaki Disease. This childhood illness inflames blood vessels throughout the body. It is very rare, and the cause is unknown. Boys under age 5 of Asian or Pacific Island descent are Author: Camille Peri. Nitrofurantoin, ofloxacin, and amikacin can be used for the empirical treatment for UTI in children in Bhaktapur, Nepal. MDR and ESBL-producing uropathogens are prevalent; this warrants a continuous surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. Background: Diarrhea in children under five years of age remains a challenge in reducing child mortality in Nepal. Understanding the spatiotemporal patterns and influencing factors of the disease is important for control and intervention. Methods: Data regarding diarrhea prevalence and its potential influencing factors were extracted from the Demographic and Health Surveys in Nepal and other.

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