Risk factors for pneumonia among children in a Brazilian metropolitan area

C. G. Victora, S. C. Fuchs, J. A C Flores, W. Fonseca, B. Kirkwood

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Abstract

Objective. To investigate risk factors for pneumonia for infants

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)977-985
Number of pages9
JournalPediatrics
Volume93
Issue number6 I
StatePublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • acute respiratory tract infections
  • birth weight
  • breast- feeding
  • day care
  • environmental factors
  • malnutrition
  • pneumonia
  • socioeconomic factors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Victora, C. G., Fuchs, S. C., Flores, J. A. C., Fonseca, W., & Kirkwood, B. (1994). Risk factors for pneumonia among children in a Brazilian metropolitan area. Pediatrics, 93(6 I), 977-985.