Classification of perinatal deaths according to ICD-PM: an audit on perinatal post-mortems in a tertiary care centre in Sri Lanka

@inproceedings{Priyani2017ClassificationOP,
  title={Classification of perinatal deaths according to ICD-PM: an audit on perinatal post-mortems in a tertiary care centre in Sri Lanka},
  author={Amarathunga A H Priyani and P. Thuvarakan and Matheus de Carvalho Silva},
  year={2017}
}
Introduction: Ending preventable perinatal deaths have become a priority in global public health agenda, highlighting the importance of collecting quality data related to perinatal mortality. Pathological post-mortems and placental examination play a vital role in identifying the cause of death. The objective of this analysis was to classify causes of death according to a uniform classification system, enabling comparison of data in different settings. Congenital malformations were further… CONTINUE READING

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