Association between household air pollution and pneumonia among children under five years of age, hospitalized in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Expiry Date
: 01/06/2024
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This paper seeks to determine the influence of Household Air Pollution (HAP) factors on under 5 children’s Pneumonia in Afghanistan.

Keywords: Household air pollution, pneumonia, respiratory disease, environment, health

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Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The purpose of the study is to determine the association between Household Air Pollution indicators and under-5 pneumonia, including cooking stoves, room heaters, smoking, perfume, cleaning agents, and deodorants.  

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Household air Pollution and its sources.  
  2. The effect of Household Air Pollution on the health of under 5 children.  
  3. Household Air Pollution Indicators that influence indoor air quality.  

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