Causes and Predictors of Neonatal, Post-neonatal and Maternal Deaths in India: Analysis of a Nationwide District-Level Household Survey-4 (DLHS-4), 2012-13.

@article{Tripathy2017CausesAP,
  title={Causes and Predictors of Neonatal, Post-neonatal and Maternal Deaths in India: Analysis of a Nationwide District-Level Household Survey-4 (DLHS-4), 2012-13.},
  author={Jaya Prasad Tripathy and Sanskruti Mishra},
  journal={Journal of tropical pediatrics},
  year={2017}
}
Introduction There is lack of reliable mortality estimates in India about maternal, neonatal and infant deaths. As we move towards achieving the targets under Sustainable Development Goals, information on cause of death is essential to prioritize our resources and planning. Therefore, the present study describes the causes and characteristics of neonatal, post-neonatal and maternal deaths in India. Methods The study analysed nationwide District-Level Household Survey-4 conducted by the… CONTINUE READING