Rotaviral Diarrhoea in Children Less than 5 years with Reference to their Vaccination Status in a Tertiary Care Hospital. Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci
- Santhoshini Vaijinath, S. Sangeetha, R. Prakash, S. A. Lakshminarayana
(Black RE et al).WHO and UNICEF data shows 2 billion cases of diarrheal diseases worldwide every year (Bass CW et al). 1.9 million children less than 5 years perish every year from diarrhea. 18 % of all deaths in children less than 5 years is due to diarrhea. More than 5000 children die every day & constitutes 78 % of the burden in Africa and South East Asia (Bassani DG et al., Parashar UD et al).