Diarrhoeal diseases and child morbidity and mortality.

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Reviews the major aetiological agents of infant and childhood diarrhoea. Discusses the varieties of infectious agents and describes the epidemiology and transmission in three important ones: Escherichia coli, rotarirus, and shigella. Outlines approaches and data for measurement of diarrhoeal morbidity and mortality, and concludes with a brief assessment of possible interventions.-A.L.Creese (CDS)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-161
Number of pages21
JournalUnknown Journal
StatePublished - 1984
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Environmental Science
  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences


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