Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality: an updated systematic analysis for 2010 with time trends since 2000

@article{Liu2012GlobalRA,
  title={Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality: an updated systematic analysis for 2010 with time trends since 2000},
  author={L. Liu and H. Johnson and S. Cousens and J. Perin and F. T. C. H. E. R. G. O. W. Unicef},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2012},
  volume={379},
  pages={2151-2161}
}
  • L. Liu, H. Johnson, +2 authors F. T. C. H. E. R. G. O. W. Unicef
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • BACKGROUND Information about the distribution of causes of and time trends for child mortality should be periodically updated. We report the latest estimates of causes of child mortality in 2010 with time trends since 2000. METHODS Updated total numbers of deaths in children aged 0-27 days and 1-59 months were applied to the corresponding country-specific distribution of deaths by cause. We did the following to derive the number of deaths in children aged 1-59 months: we used vital… CONTINUE READING

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