TITLE

Childhood CAP a significant QOL and economic burden to families

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;7/16/2005, Issue 482, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the economic and quality of life burden posed by community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) among children to parents. Reference to a study by Y. Shoham et al published in a May 2005 issue of "Pediatrics"; Costs and days lost by working mothers for the control of CAP among children; Significance of the use of vaccines in preventing the negative quality of life impact of CAP episodes on the family.
ACCESSION #
17758140

 

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