Lifting boats without closing gaps: child health outcomes in distressed US cities from 1992-2002.

@article{Silver2011LiftingBW,
  title={Lifting boats without closing gaps: child health outcomes in distressed US cities from 1992-2002.},
  author={Diana Silver and Tod Mijanovich and Jenny Uyei and Farzana Kapadia and Beth C. Weitzman},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2011},
  volume={101 2},
  pages={278-84}
}
OBJECTIVES We compared cause-specific mortality and birth rates for children and youths aged younger than 18 years in 100 US cities from 1992 through 2002. METHODS We used 5 census indicators to categorize the 100 most populous US cities in 1990 as economically distressed or nondistressed. We used Poisson regression to calculate rate ratios for cause… CONTINUE READING