Socio-economic determinants in selecting childhood diarrhoea treatment options in Sub-Saharan Africa: a multilevel model

Olatunde Aremu, Stephen Lawoko, Tahereh Moradi, Koustuv Dalal

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Diarrhoea disease which has been attributed to poverty constitutes a major cause of morbidity and mortality in children aged five and below in most low-and-middle income countries. This study sought to examine the contribution of individual and neighbourhood socio-economic characteristics to caregiver's treatment choices for managing childhood diarrhoea at household level in sub-Saharan Africa.
Original languageEnglish
Article number13
Number of pages8
JournalItalian Journal of Pediatrics
Publication statusPublished - 23 Mar 2011


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