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- Siregar, Adiatma Y. M.; Pitriyan, Pipit; Walters, Dylan
- International breastfeeding journal 2018 v.13 no.1 pp. 10
- opportunity costs, etc ; World Health Organization; breast feeding; children; cognition; cost effectiveness; cross-sectional studies; data collection; diarrhea; discount rate; disease prevalence; economic impact; health care workers; health services; health surveys; infants; interviews; morbidity; mortality; patients; pneumonia; relative risk; transportation; Indonesia; Show all 24 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: In Indonesia, 96% of children (< 24mo) are breastfed. However, only 42% of children (< 6mo) are exclusively breastfed, as per World Health Organization recommendations. Breastfeeding provides protective benefits such as reducing the risk of morbidity and mortality associated with diarrhea and pneumonia/respiratory disease (PRD). This study estimates the potential economic impact of not ...
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