TITLE

Respiratory tract infections in Inuit children: "Set thine house in order"

AUTHOR(S)
Orr, Pamela H.
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/17/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 2, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on a study of T. Kovesi and colleagues about the relation between environmental indoor air quality and lower respiratory tract infections in Inuit children in Canada, which is published within the issue. In the study researchers indicates that Inuit children experience high rates of illness and death from respiratory tract infection due to inadequate ventilation, which the author remarks prompted several questions concerning Canadians recommended housing ventilation.
ACCESSION #
25627965

 

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