APH 1999, 57, 371-381:
hospitalière chez les enfants d'âge préscolaire dans le gouvernorat
M.S. Soltani, Y. Bouzaine, M. Letaief, K. Ben Salem, W. Gafsi, N. Gueddiche, and A. Bchir
Keywords: morbidity, infant less than 6 years, Tunisia
|Authors study hospital morbidity of child aged less than 6 years. The data are collected from the surveillance
hospital morbidity system implemented in public hospitals since 1990.
The purpose of this study is to describe the hospital morbidity of this population during 95-96, and the utilization of health services.
5 065 admissions of child aged less than 6 years and living in the Monastir governorate, were collected during this period 56,7% of them were male. The unweaned infant aged 1-24 months account for 45,8%. 75% of them were in
C. H. U.
The main categories of diagnosis are diseases of respiratory system (15,0), the prenatal affections (15,3%), traumatism and poisoning (12,6%) and infectious diseases (8,2%).