Possible determinants and spatial patterns of anaemia among young children in Nigeria: a Bayesian semi-parametric modelling.

@article{Gayawan2014PossibleDA,
  title={Possible determinants and spatial patterns of anaemia among young children in Nigeria: a Bayesian semi-parametric modelling.},
  author={Ezra Gayawan and Ekundayo D. Arogundade and Samson Babatunde Adebayo},
  journal={International health},
  year={2014},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={35-45}
}
BACKGROUND Anaemia is a global public health problem affecting both developing and developed countries with major consequences for human health and socioeconomic development. This paper examines the possible relationship between Hb concentration and severity of anaemia with individual and household characteristics of children aged 6-59 months in Nigeria; and explores possible geographical variations of these outcome variables. METHODS Data on Hb concentration and severity of anaemia in… CONTINUE READING