Perinatal and infant mortality in Wales: inter-district variations and associations with socio-environmental characteristics.

Abstract

Stillbirth rates, perinatal death rates, early and late neonatal death rates and (post-neonatal) infant death rates are reported for Wales since local government and NHS reorganization in 1974. The time trends in these rates show declining mortality, in full weight and in low birthweight babies. Analysis of average rates for the period 1974-81 inclusive in… (More)

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@article{West1988PerinatalAI, title={Perinatal and infant mortality in Wales: inter-district variations and associations with socio-environmental characteristics.}, author={Robert R. West}, journal={International journal of epidemiology}, year={1988}, volume={17 2}, pages={392-6} }