International health and travel

Robert C. Tasker, Robert J. McClure and Carlo L. Acerini

in Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199608300
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191742712 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

International health and             travel

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Child survival: world health 1022

World health: childhood illness 1023

Taking children on holiday 1024

Illness after international travel 1026

Further reading 1028

Worldwide, almost 9 million children aged <5yrs still die every year. Child mortality rates vary between world regions, and these differences are large and increasing. Some examples are:...

Chapter.  1548 words. 

Subjects: Paediatrics

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