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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Infectious Diseases
Manuscript ID 30359
Country of Manuscript Source Pakistan
Received
2016-09-29 09:39
Peer-Review Started
2016-10-07 20:37
To Make the First Decision
2016-11-10 08:57
Return for Revision
2016-11-14 12:27
Revised
2016-11-29 20:29
Second Decision
2017-01-22 16:47
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
2017-01-22 18:09
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-02-13 12:14
Articles in Press
2017-02-13 12:15
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Typeset the Manuscript
2017-08-25 02:15
Publish the Manuscript Online
2017-08-25 07:48
ISSN 2220-3176 (online)
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Specialty Infectious Diseases
Manuscript Type Basic Study
Article Title Healthcare seeking trends in acute respiratory infections among children of Pakistan
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Hana Mahmood, Samina Mohsin Khan, Saleem Abbasi and Yahya Sheraz
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Dr. Hana Mahmood, Project Director, International Research Force/Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Research Network, Plot 21, Scheme 1, National Park Area, Lehtrar Road, Tarlai, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan. hyahya82@yahoo.com
Keywords Acute respiratory infections; Demographic health surveys; Comparison; Pneumonia; Healthcare seeking
Core Tip Acute respiratory infections (ARI) contribute to childhood morbidity and mortality due to poor healthcare seeking among other causes. We aimed to identify the healthcare seeking trends among Pakistani children with ARI through comparative analysis between DHS 2006-2007 and 2012-2013. Data of last born children 0-24 mo was analyzed. In 2006-2007, 69% cases sought healthcare which improved to 79% in 2012-2013. Improvement was observed among poor, illiterate mothers, those working, and/or living in rural communities. It is therefore, important to develop strategies and interventions focusing on this category of caretakers to improve the outcome associated with ARI.
Publish Date 2017-08-25 07:48
Citation Mahmood H, Khan SM, Abbasi S, Sheraz Y. Healthcare seeking trends in acute respiratory infections among children of Pakistan. World J Clin Infect Dis 2017; 7(3): 38-45
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2220-3176/full/v7/i3/38.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5495/wjcid.v7.i3.38
Full Article (PDF) WJCID-7-38.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJCID-7-38.doc
Revised Manuscript 30359-Review.doc
Peer-review Report 30359-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 30359-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Answering Reviewers 30359-Answering reviewers.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 30359-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 30359-Scientific editor work list.pdf
Audio Core Tip 30359-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 30359-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 30359-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 30359-Copyright assignment.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 30359-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Scientific Research Process 30359-Scientific research process.pdf