Diarrhoea and Nutritional Status: Diarrhoea and Nutritional Status among Recently Urbanized 6-10 Years Children

Diarrhoea and Nutritional Status: Diarrhoea and Nutritional Status among Recently Urbanized 6-10 Years Children

Taschenbuch - 9783848430727
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von Jesmin Akter

Beschreibung

Diarrhoea and nutrition related characteristics of children and their households who are urban dwellers and compare these characteristics associated with rural young children has been discussed in this book. One hundred seventy urban and rural children of age group 6-10 years were selected from a tertiary care hospital, ICDDR,B. The knowledge of urban population regarding the primary symptoms of diarrhoea was good (p=0.191). But it was found rural population know more about the preparation of home made fluid (p=0.220). It was significantly found that majority of the people does not know how long the ORS should continue (p=0.285). On the other hand, 55% urban and 52.4% rural dwellers do not know that using untreated surface water can cause diarrhoea (p=0.903). The study found that only 44.3% urban dispose their garbage at open space beside their dwelling place. Only 26.1% urban children and almost 16% rural children wash hand only with water and rural population used more unhygienic latrine compared with urban. The prevention of diarrhoel diseases, coordinated education and motivation program should be undertaken to improve the nutritional status of urban and rural.


Tags: Medizin, Klinische Fächer


Taschenbuch - 9783848430727
Verlag: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
Ersterscheinung: April 2012
ISBN-13: 9783848430727
Größe: 220 mm x 150 mm x 5 mm
Gewicht: 136 Gramm
80 Seiten
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