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Factors influencing admission to hospital during terminal childhood illnesses in Kenya.

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BACKGROUND: Access to essential clinical services offered by district hospitals or health centres forms an important component of primary health care activities in the developing world. Utilization of hospital facilities during life-threatening childhood illnesses will affect survivorship. METHODS: We have examined clinical, geographical, social, economic and demographic features of families of 49 children who consulted a hospital facility during a terminal illness and 88 who did not during a...

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10.1093/ije/23.5.1013

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
International journal of epidemiology More from this journal
Volume:
23
Issue:
5
Pages:
1013-1019
Publication date:
1994-10-01
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EISSN:
1464-3685
ISSN:
0300-5771
Language:
English
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pubs:44649
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uuid:abd036b6-2297-4dd5-b667-7596278f9bda
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pubs:44649
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44649
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2012-12-19

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