Author Archive | Bilal Ahmed

Population attributable estimates and Risk factors for Hepatitis.

Estimation of population attributable risks indicates the potential for prevention of hepatitis if the exposure to certain modifiable factors could be eliminated. We estimated the population attributable risks and performed systemetic review of various risk factors for transmission of HBV and HCV ( in 2012)using data from a large nationally representative survey conducted in 2007 […]

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Predictors of Unintentional Poisoning among Children under 5 years of age in Karachi. A Matched Case Control study.

Poisoning is one of the main causes of unintentional injury among children. It is the fourth leading cause of morbidity and mortality after road traffic accident, burns and drowning. Majority of these poisoning occur among preschool children under 5 years of age. There is a scarcity of evidence based analytical literature in this area of […]

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