The Horizon of Unintentional Injuries among Children in Low-Income Setting: An Overview from Bangladesh Health and Injury Survey

@inproceedings{Chowdhury2009TheHO,
  title={The Horizon of Unintentional Injuries among  Children in Low-Income Setting: An Overview from  Bangladesh Health and Injury Survey},
  author={Salim Mahmud Chowdhury and Awahan Rahman and Saidur Rahman Mashreky and Shah M Giashuddin and Leif Svanstr{\"o}m and L. G. H{\"o}rte and Fazlur Rahman},
  booktitle={Journal of environmental and public health},
  year={2009}
}
INTRODUCTION The paper aims to explore the magnitude and distribution of unintentional injuries among Bangladeshi children (<18 years). METHODOLOGY A cross sectional survey was conducted during 2003 (January to December) in 12 randomly selected districts and Dhaka Metropolitan City of Bangladesh. Nationally representative data were collected from 171 366 households comprising of 351 651 children of under 18 years. Information includes the number of deaths and illness at the household in the… CONTINUE READING

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