What is infant morbidity?
infant affected with diseases
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it simply means psychiatric illness, that mental illness Morbidity means the occurring or existence of a disease; more commonly used to describe two illnesses being comorbid s…uch as anxiety is often comorbid with depression. read more about cormorbidity at http://psychiatristscottsdale.com
Lack of prenatal care is a cause of infant morbidity. Other causesinclude poor nutrition, infectious diseases, and premature birth.
The term 'morbidity' has a few different senses or meanings: 1: the relative incidence of a particular disease; 2: an abnormally gloomy or unhealthy state of mind; 3: t…he quality of being unhealthful and generally bad for you Medically, morbidity relates to the incidence or prevalence of disease in a locality (e.g. morbidity rate). When one uses the word morbidity, one typically is talking about the incidence of a disease. Morbidity is the medical term for a disease and is used mainly by doctors and investigators.
What are the top 10 leading causes of morbidity and mortality in infants in the Philippines in 2008?
I can't find the answer for the year 2007, but here's the statistics taken from DOH for the year 2003.... Mortality . 1. Heart Diseases. 2. Vascular System Diseases. 3. …Malignant Neoplasm. 4. Accidents. 5. Pneumonia. 6. Tuberculosis, all forms. 7. Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical, laboratory findings. 8. Chronic lower respiratory diseases. 9. Diabetes Mellitus. 10. Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period. Morbidity . 1. Acute lower Respiratory Tract Infections and Pneumonia. 2. Diarrheas. 3. Bronchitis / Bronchiolitis. 4. Influenza. 5. Hypertension. 6. TB respiratory. 7. Heart Diseases. 8. Malaria. 9. Chickenpox. 10. Measles
Ten leading causes of morbidity . Philippines, 2006 . 1. ALRI and Pneumonia 670,231 828.8. 2. Acute Watery Diarrhea 572,259 707.7. 3. Bronchitis/Bronchiolitis 538,990 689….9. 4. Hypertension 408,460 522.8. 5. Influenza 339,881 435.0. 6. TB Respiratory 132,725 169.9. 7. Diseases of the Heart 38,482 49.3. 8. Acute Febrile Illness 25,400 32.5. 9. Malaria 22,284 27.6. 10. Dengue Fever 15,279 19.6
It pertains to disease, or a condition likely to cause disease, such as--> He is morbidly obese. Can also mean an unhealthy disposition in thinking, such as--> He has a morb…id fascination with the occult.
Something you can throw and bang to take your anger out on.
what are the infant mortality rate in the world?
The morbidity of pneumonia is high in cold areas and low in the hotareas. Morbidity of pneumonia refers to the rate at which or anincidence at which a given disease affects a …given community.
Morbidity is simply a a disease state or condition. Therefore diabetes would be a morbidity.
the ten leading causes of mortality in the Philippines year 2008
What are the top 10 leading causes of morbidity and mortality in infants in the Philippines in 2005?
The top ten infant mortality causes in 2005 are: bacterial sepsisof newborn, respiratory distress of newborn, pneumonia, disordersrelated to short gestation and low birth weig…ht, not elsewhereclassified, congenital Pneumonia, congenital malformation of theheart, neonatal aspiration syndrome, other congenital malformation,intrauterine hypoxia and birth asphyxia, and diarrhea andgastro-enteritis of presumed infectious origin. The 2005 PhilippineDepartment of Health report for the top ten morbidity causes areranked including all ages which are the: ALRI and pneumonia,bronchitis/bronchiolitis, acute watery diarrhea, influenza,hypertension, TB respiratory, diseases of the heart, malaria,chicken pox, and dengue fever.
Infants are babies. Some definitions stipulate an age such as under a year or under 18 months in age.
A good place to start is http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/weekcvol.html
An infant is a young child. What to do if you have an infant would be to care for them in the proper mannor. This would involve feeding, bathing, loving, nurturing, and helpin…g them in there developments. Not to mention much more things involved as they grow.