Pneumonia Health Impact Brief

Pneumonia-DALY-Model-Brief-Dec-2011.pdf

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PSI’s pneumonia treatment intervention includes a pre-packaged kit of oral antibiotic therapy. The product is used to treat children under five years old who have symptoms of pneumonia. The sale of 1,000 pre-packed treatment (PPT) for pneumonia in Mali averts 207 Disability Adjusted Life Years, or 207 years of healthy life that would have been lost without PSI’s intervention.