Awareness and Perceptions of School Children about Female Feticide in Urban Ludhiana

  title={Awareness and Perceptions of School Children about Female Feticide in Urban Ludhiana},
  author={Anurag Chaudhary and Mahesh Satija and Sarit Sharma and Gobind Partap Singh and Ravinder Kumar Soni and Rajesh Sachar},
  booktitle={Indian journal of community medicine : official publication of Indian Association of Preventive & Social Medicine},
BACKGROUND Although the Indian girl child's position is precarious throughout the country, she remains the most vulnerable in Punjab. OBJECTIVES To assess the awareness and perceptions of school children regarding female feticide. STUDY DESIGN Crosssectional study. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study involved collection of information regarding knowledge and perception of school students about female feticide using multiple choice questionnaire. A total of 527 students between the age group… CONTINUE READING

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