Knowledge, attitude and practices of mothers regarding home management of acute diarrhoea in Sunsari, Nepal.

@article{Jha2006KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitude and practices of mothers regarding home management of acute diarrhoea in Sunsari, Nepal.},
  author={Nilambar Jha and Rupa Singh and Dharinadhar Baral},
  journal={Nepal Medical College journal : NMCJ},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={27-30}
}
In Nepal, 45,000 children less than five years age die due to diarrhoea annually. Home management of diarrhoea is the hallmark of control of diarrhoeal diseases program in Nepal, which also aims to increase the correct use of Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS) by mothers, so mothers play a great role in the reducing the morbidity and mortality of children. The aim of the study was to assess knowledge, attitude and practices of the mother regarding home management of acute diarrhea in their… CONTINUE READING
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