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Diarrhoeal disease morbidity, risk factors and treatments in a low socioeconomic area of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.

@article{Oni1991DiarrhoealDM,
  title={Diarrhoeal disease morbidity, risk factors and treatments in a low socioeconomic area of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria.},
  author={Gbolahan A. Oni and Debra A. Schumann and Eniola Oke},
  journal={Journal of diarrhoeal diseases research},
  year={1991},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={
          250-7
        }
}
  • Gbolahan A. Oni, Debra A. Schumann, Eniola Oke
  • Published in
    Journal of diarrhoeal…
    1991
  • Medicine
  • A 12-month diarrhoeal disease surveillance was carried out in a sample of 351 children under 3 years of age in a low-income traditional area of Ilorin, Nigeria to determine whether sociodemographic characteristics, including age of the child, sex, parity, mother's education, occupation, mother's age and household kitchen, were associated with the incidence of acute diarrhoea. Bivariate and multivariate analyses were used to determine association. Results indicated that only the age of the child… CONTINUE READING

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