Main infections in the children under 5 years old in developing countries: reports and perspectives

Abstract

The under-5 mortality rates per 1000 live births was 210 in 1955 and is projected to be 37 in 2025. Today about 29,000 children under the age of five – 21 each minute – die every day of the 10.5 million deaths in children under five a year. Two-thirds of deaths occur in just 10 countries and almost half of them occur in sub-Saharan Africa, where progress… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1742-4690-5-S1-L8

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@article{Courpotin2008MainII, title={Main infections in the children under 5 years old in developing countries: reports and perspectives}, author={Christian Courpotin}, journal={Retrovirology}, year={2008}, volume={5}, pages={1-1} }