Age- and cause-specific childhood mortality in Lombok, Indonesia, as a factor for determining the appropriateness of introducing Haemophilus influenzae type b and pneumococcal vaccines.

@article{Nelson2000AgeAC,
  title={Age- and cause-specific childhood mortality in Lombok, Indonesia, as a factor for determining the appropriateness of introducing Haemophilus influenzae type b and pneumococcal vaccines.},
  author={Carib M Nelson and Agustinus Sutanto and Bradford D. Gessner and I G Suradana and Mark C. Steinhoff and Soemarjati Arjoso},
  journal={Journal of health, population, and nutrition},
  year={2000},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={131-8}
}
Using age and cause-specific childhood mortality in Lombok, Indonesia, as a factor for determining the appropriateness of introducing Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and pneumococcal vaccines, the study describes a cross-sectional, hamlet-level mortality survey in 40 of 305 villages in Lombok Island, Indonesia. Causes of death were assessed with a… CONTINUE READING