New Zealand national incidence of bronchiectasis ‘‘too high’’ for a developed country
AIMS: To prospectively estimate the incidence of bronchiectasis among New Zealand (NZ) children, to consider aetiology and severity, and to evaluate regional and ethnic variation. METHODS: NZ paediatricians were surveyed monthly for new cases of bronchiectasis during 2001 and 2002 via the…Journal : Archives of Disease in Childhood|Publication Date : 2005|Issue : 90:737–740
Otitis media in young Aboriginal children from remote communities in Northern and Central Australia: a cross-sectional survey.
BACKGROUND: Middle ear disease (otitis media) is common and frequently severe in Australian Aboriginal children. There have not been any recent large-scale surveys using clear definitions and a standardised middle ear assessment. The aim of the study was to determine…Journal : BMC Paediatrics|Publication Date : 2005|Issue : 5:27-37
- Otitis media in young Aboriginal children from remote communities in Northern and Central Australia: a cross-sectional survey.