Contemporary Issues in Childhood Diarrhoea and Malnutrition
Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhutta
Oxford University Press, 2000 - Medical - 365 pages
This is the most recent and up-to-date compilation of articles exploring the scientific and public health aspects of childhood diarrhoea and malnutrition. Written jointly by authors from developed and developing countries, it is essential reading for health workers and postgraduate students.
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Pathogenesis of persistent diarrhoea in childhood
Immunopathogenesis of diarrhoeal disease
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