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Tackling diarrhoea in India’s children - Identifying variation in soap availability and use in Indian schools

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(From introduction) Diarrhoea remains one of the leading causes of childhood morbidity and mortality in India. Over 450,000 children (0-6 years: ~158,000; 6+ years: ~296,000) were estimated to have died from diarrhoea in India in 2001. The morbidity and mortality associated with diarrhoeal disease is tightly linked with it causing and exacerbating malnutrition; which is particularly problematic in India where over 30% of children are undernourished. Further to this, diarrhoeal disease is als...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences
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Value Based Healthcare Programme
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3
Series:
Value in Healthcare Review
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pubs:857765
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uri:d5c8c28f-7381-47c4-a44c-e82deef017e5
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