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Acute respiratory tract infection in children in Idikan Community, Ibadan, Nigeria: severity, risk factors, and frequency of occurrence

Reviews of Infectious Diseases

Nov 1, 1990

C O Oyejide, Kikelomo I Osinusi

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A longitudinal, community-based study of the epidemiology of acute respiratory tract infection (ARI) in children less than 5 years old was carried out in a community of low socioeconomic level in Ibadan, Nigeria. The annual incidence of ARI ranged from 6.1 to 8.1 episodes per child per ...read more

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Age Factors
Tachypnea
Land Tenure
Anterior Thoracic Region
Acute Disease
Epidemiology
Respiratory Tract Structure
Seasonal Variation
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Acute respiratory tract infection in children in Idikan Community, Ibadan, Nigeria: severity, risk factors, and frequency of occurrence

Reviews of Infectious Diseases

Nov 1, 1990

C O Oyejide, Kikelomo I Osinusi

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DOI: 10.1093/clinids/12.supplement_8.s1042

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A longitudinal, community-based study of the epidemiology of acute respiratory tract infection (ARI) in children less than 5 years old was carried out in a community of low socioeconomic level in Ibadan, Nigeria. The annual incidence of ARI ranged from 6.1 to 8.1 episodes per child per ...read more

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Tachypnea
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Acute Disease

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