Pattern of Skin Diseases in Urban School Children
|How to cite this article:
Sharma N K, Garg b K, Goel M. Pattern of Skin Diseases in Urban School Children. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1986;52:330-331
AbstractIn a survey of 3697 children from 4 urban schools, 529 (14.3%) were found to be having skin diseases. Of these, 286 (53.6%) had communicable dermatomes and nutritional deficiencies. This highlights the importance of imparting proper health education and introduction of mid-day meals to schoolchildren.