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Pneumonia is an infection of lungs that is most commonly caused by viruses or bacteria. Caregivers may not speak the same language as you and the medication you need may be plipnea short supply or unavailable.

These symptoms are potentially lethal if not treated immediately with antibiotics. However, these home treatments were limited to anti-flu medicine and aspirin. Tachypnea is an important indicator of the need to seek medical attention. Pneumonia, a fatal but preventable child illness. Research for Health Concepyo. These infections are generally spread by direct contact with infected people.

PAHO/WHO | Early Detection of ARIs

Rev Panam Salud Publica [online]. Although mothers were able to observe rapid breathing, high fevers, fatigue, and coughing all symptomatic of a lung infectionthey were less able to detect tachypnea, which is the presence of rapid shallow breaths. The necessity concpto family education for early detection of ARIs How can the many cases of pklipnea pneumonia related deaths be averted? This was attributed to their inability to notice the children’s indrawn chest because the children are bundled up to keep warm.

For how long are you sick and what are the symptoms that convince you to go?

By conducting interviews with 32 mothers in the Kaqchiquel community, researchers were able to understand the way the women identify the primary signs of the disease. Family education voncepto early detection of acute respiratory infections in children. Most stated that they preferred to go straight to the pharmacies where there was less waiting time and a greater likelihood of receiving medication.


For those lucky enough, seeking medical attention is a simple and cost-effective process in which you receive immediate attention and a prescription to be filled at your local pharmacy.

Pneumonia, a fatal but preventable child illness Pneumonia is an infection of lungs that is most commonly caused by viruses or bacteria. Many of these problems can be solved by increasing education on health topics and renovating medical clinics. Early Detection of ARIs. The necessity of family education for early detection of ARIs.

For some, the only way to know whether or not a clinic is open is by going on foot.


How can the many cases of preventable pneumonia related deaths be averted? But given their lack of knowledge on medical topics, there remain a large proportion of childhood mortalities due to ARIs. Get an insider’s point of view by contacting our interns.

But for those less fortunate, seeking medical attention is much more difficult.

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To get the more effective antibiotics, the women most often sought out health centers, followed next by private doctors. Family education for early detection of acute respiratory infections in children When do you decide to go to the doctor?

This research initiative shows that training conceto recognize pneumonia must be directed not only to medical and nursing personnel and community health workers, but also to families, so that they will quickly seek medical attention for the child.

Some of the main grievances these women had with the health clinics were the inconsistent schedules, the long waits, the difficulties in communication between Spanish speaking nurses and Kaqchiquel speaking mothers, and the scarcity of drugs.


By teaching caregivers a general background in the treatment of prevalent illnesses in their area, more people will know when to seek medical attention.

Early Detection of ARIs

Prompt treatment with antibiotics is crucial in cases of bacterial pneumonia. The women were then shown how to detect tachypnea by watching the children’s collarbones, which are not always covered with clothing and blankets. In a research initiative 1 in the Kaqchiquel community of rural Guatemala, mothers have been asked how they identify the primary signs of pneumonia and acute respiratory infections ARIs in their children.

When do you decide to go concepot the doctor? Pneumonia is the primary cause of death for young children in Latin Polipnnea, accounting for a third of pediatric services. Cocepto access to medical clinics. For these reasons, some people rarely seek medical attention and many times the severity of an illness is underestimated, leading to fatal consequences that could have been avoided.

These inefficacies sway more mothers to treat illnesses solely at home. National Agendas of Research Priorities. However, many people do not know which symptoms indicate the need to seek medical attention. Through this research initiative, researchers were also able to understand the ways in which clinics could be made more accessible to people within this community.

This accompanied with more adaptable health services can go a long way towards saving children’s lives.