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Prevalence and risk factors of neurological disability and impairment in children living in rural Kenya.

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BACKGROUND: There is little data on the burden of neurological impairment (NI) in developing countries, particularly in children of Africa. METHODS: We conducted a survey of NI in children aged 6-9 years in a rural district of Kenya. First, we screened for neurological disability by administering the Ten Questions Questionnaire (TQQ) to parents/guardians of children in a defined population. In phase two, we performed a comprehensive clinical and psychological assessment on children who tested...

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10.1093/ije/dyl023

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Journal:
International journal of epidemiology
Volume:
35
Issue:
3
Pages:
683-688
Publication date:
2006-06-05
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EISSN:
1464-3685
ISSN:
0300-5771
URN:
uuid:54b13117-a933-4b4d-8b03-7043f98e2657
Source identifiers:
185639
Local pid:
pubs:185639

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