Decreased attendance at routine health activities mediates deterioration in nutritional status of young African children under worsening socioeconomic conditions.

@article{MartinPrvel2001DecreasedAA,
  title={Decreased attendance at routine health activities mediates deterioration in nutritional status of young African children under worsening socioeconomic conditions.},
  author={Yves Martin-Pr{\'e}vel and Pierre Traissac and Francis Delpeuch and Bernard Maire},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={493-500}
}
BACKGROUND Economic crisis and sociopolitical instability are generally associated with worsening health and nutrition in developing countries. This study examines the role played by the attendance rate of young children at routine health activities in the deterioration of their nutritional status under adverse social and economic conditions. METHODS Two… CONTINUE READING