Use of social research to improve epidemiologic studies of and interventions for diarrhea and dysentery.
Symposium on invasive diarrheas, shigellosis, and dysentery. Bangkok (THA), 1988-12-07.
The significance of dysentery has not been recognized in community-based programs for the management of diarrhea.
Culturally sensitive methods of classification and algorithms for treatment of these diseases must be developed.
Considered in this article is the manner in which ethnographic studies of diarrhea can contribute to descriptive epidemiologic data on diarrhea and dysentery and to procedures of health education and evaluation of interventions for the diseases.
Mots-clés Pascal : Dysenterie, Sang, Feces, Ethnologie, Classification, Diarrhée, Appareil digestif pathologie, Epidémiologie, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Dysentery, Blood, Feces, Ethnology, Classification, Diarrhea, Digestive diseases, Epidemiology, Human
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