Racial differences in post-neonatal mortality in Chicago: what risk factors explain the black infant's disadvantage?


OBJECTIVES To investigate the extent to which the place of residence affects the black to white differential in post-neonatal (28-365 days) mortality, we performed a univariate analysis and multivariate logistic regression of the 1982-1983 Illinois vital records. Chicago Police violent crime information and 1980 US Census income data. METHODS Four… (More)