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Coping strategies for financial burdens in families with childhood pneumonia in Bangladesh

Authored by: Alamgir, N.I., Naheed, A., and Luby, S.P

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Key Idea

A study in Bangladesh found that families are heavily borrowing or losing assets to be able to bear the cost of pneumonia in their children <5 years of age.

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Alamgir, N.I., Naheed, A., and Luby, S.P 2010. Coping strategies for financial burdens in families with childhood pneumonia in Bangladesh. BMC Public Health. 10(622):1-7.

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