Journal article icon

Journal article

Growth parameters and childhood epilepsy in Hai District, Tanzania: a community-based study.

Abstract:

AIM: This cross-sectional study examined whether growth parameters were associated with epilepsy in children living in a rural community in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). MATERIALS AND METHODS: A cross-sectional study was performed in the Hai District Demographic Surveillance Site (HDSS), Tanzania in which 6-14 year old children with epilepsy (CWE) were identified. Age matched controls were randomly selected from the Hai census database for comparison. Anthropometric measurements were used to asse...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
Epilepsy research
Volume:
108
Issue:
8
Pages:
1444-1450
Publication date:
2014-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1872-6844
ISSN:
0920-1211
Source identifiers:
477456
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:477456
UUID:
uuid:aac9beec-8dd8-45a7-9b96-00cb34f0e618
Local pid:
pubs:477456
Deposit date:
2014-08-06

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP