TITLE

Lower respiratory tract infections in Inuit infants on Baffin Island

AUTHOR(S)
Banerji, Anna; Bell, Alison; Mills, Elaine L.; McDonald, Jane; Subbarao, Kanta; Stark, Greg; Eynon, Nicola; Loo, Vivian G.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/26/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 13, p1847
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Interpretation: Inuit infants in the Baffin Region suffer from an extremely high rate of hospital admissions for LRTI. The high frequency and severity of these infections calls for serious public health attention.
ACCESSION #
4743911

 

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