Socioeconomic inequality in child injury in Bangladesh – implication for developing countries

@article{Giashuddin2009SocioeconomicII,
  title={Socioeconomic inequality in child injury in Bangladesh – implication for developing countries},
  author={Sheikh M Giashuddin and Aminur Rahman and Fazlur Rahman and Saidur Rahman Mashreky and Salim Mahmud Chowdhury and Michael Linnan and Shumona Shafinaz},
  journal={International Journal for Equity in Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={8},
  pages={7 - 7}
}
BACKGROUND Child injury is an emerging public health issue in both developed and developing countries. It is the main cause of deaths and disabilities of children after infancy. The aim of this study was to investigate the socioeconomic inequality in injury related morbidity and mortality among 1-4 years children. MATERIALS AND METHODS Data used for this study derived from Bangladesh Health and Injury Survey. A multistage cluster sampling technique was conducted for this survey. In this study… CONTINUE READING
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