Environmental risk factors for acute respiratory infections in hospitalized children under 5 years of age in Ibadan, Nigeria.

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BACKGROUND Acute respiratory infections (ARIs) are the fourth major cause of morbidity and mortality among children under 5 worldwide. However, information on the risk factors that could predispose children under 5 to ARIs is scanty in Nigeria. AIM To assess which environmental factors contribute to the acquisition of ARIs in children under 5 in Ibadan… (More)
DOI: 10.1179/2046905513Y.0000000107

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@article{Fakunle2014EnvironmentalRF, title={Environmental risk factors for acute respiratory infections in hospitalized children under 5 years of age in Ibadan, Nigeria.}, author={Gregory Fakunle and Godson R. E. E. Ana and Adejumoke Idowu Ayede}, journal={Paediatrics and international child health}, year={2014}, volume={34 2}, pages={120-4} }