Seven Diseases as Main Causes of Death In Department of Child Health Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital

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Rumiam Silitonga
Lily Emysah
Chairuddin P. Lubis

Abstract

The retrospective study of main causes of death was conducted in Department of Child Health, Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, from January to December 1986. Seven diseases as main causes of death were: bronchopneumonia, encephalitis, purulent meningitis, serous meningitis sepsis, tetanus and severe malnutrition with case fatality rates of 29%; 44%; 41%; 31%; 47%; 12% and 18%, respectively.

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Silitonga R, Emysah L, Lubis C. Seven Diseases as Main Causes of Death In Department of Child Health Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital. PI [Internet]. 12Aug.2019 [cited 18Oct.2019];28(11-12):250-. Available from: https://www.paediatricaindonesiana.org/index.php/paediatrica-indonesiana/article/view/2267
Section
Developmental Behavioral & Community Pediatrics
Received 2019-08-12
Published 2019-08-12

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