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Found 18 articles associated to the institution ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research.
 
Is Endoscopic Nodular Antritis a Sign for Helicobacter pylori Infection in Children?
6-February-2006

Endoscopic nodular antritis in children is described to have a high correlation with Helicobater pylori infection.
The study was carried out to investigate the accuracy of using antral nodularity as a marker for H. pylori infection in children.

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Fluoroquinolone-resistant Shigella flexneri: A New Therapeutic Challenge
6-February-2006

Increasing antibiotic resistance has emerged as a major challenge in the treatment of shigellosis as multi-drug-resistant Shigellae are being increasingly reported. 47% of patients either did not respond or responded partially to fluoroquinolones. Due to indiscriminate use they will soon be ineffective in the region for treating shigellosis.

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A Home-made Energy-dense Weaning Formula Decreases Growth Faltering in Infancy: An Intervention Study
6-February-2006

The study has shown that the home-made complementary feeding preparation with high energy density is more effective in improving the weight gain of infants than conventional weaning foods.

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Food Systems Approaches to Improving Micronutrient Nutrition: The Example of Zinc in Bangladesh
6-February-2006

The study was carried out to demonstrate the potential to improve zinc nutrition of children through a series of improvements to agricultural production, rice varieties, processing and cooking of rice, and improvements to water sources.

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Factors Associated with Physical Violence against Pregnant Women in Bangladesh
6-February-2006

The study explored the magnitude of physical violence against pregnant women in Bangladesh and the factors associated with such violence.

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