Evaluation of the national control of diarrhoeal disease programme in the Philippines, 1980-93.

  title={Evaluation of the national control of diarrhoeal disease programme in the Philippines, 1980-93.},
  author={Jane C. Baltazar and Dinah Palmera Nadera and CesarG. Victora},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  volume={80 8},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of the National Control of Diarrhoeal Disease Programme (NCDDP) in the Philippines over the period 1980-93, describing levels and trends in programme activities, and relating them to severe diarrhoea morbidity and mortality among under-5-year-olds. METHODS Routinely collected data on morbidity and mortality trends were obtained from health statistics reports of the Health Intelligence Service and the NCDDP. Socioeconomic indicators, including annual average… CONTINUE READING


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