Strategies educated mothers use to ensure the health of their children.
Mothers attending the out-patients in a programme of primary health care in rural west Bengal were interviewed for obtaining personal, socio-economic, and health data.
Anthropometric measurements were made on them and their accompanying children.
Sixty-five of the mothers were educated and 136 were not.
The uneducated group had experienced a greater rate of child loss at 130 per 1000 births compared to 58 per 1000 births in the educated group.
Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Inde, Asie, Stratégie, Education sanitaire, Mère, Santé, Enfant, Biométrie corporelle, Politique sanitaire, Mortalité, Bengale Occidental
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, India, Asia, Strategy, Health education, Mother, Health, Child, Corporal biometry, Health policy, Mortality, West Bengal
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Cote : 91-0278827
Code Inist : 002B30B. Création : 199406.