Recent trends in infant mortality rates and proportions of low-birth-weight live births in Canada.

  • K S Joseph, M S Kramer
  • Published 1997 in
    CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To identify spatial patterns of changes in infant mortality rates and proportions of low-birth-weight live births observed in 1994. SETTING Canada. SUBJECTS Live births and infant deaths in Canada between 1987 and 1994. Data for Newfoundland were unavailable for 1987 through 1990. OUTCOME MEASURES Annual infant mortality rates (crude and… (More)

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@article{Joseph1997RecentTI, title={Recent trends in infant mortality rates and proportions of low-birth-weight live births in Canada.}, author={K S Joseph and M S Kramer}, journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne}, year={1997}, volume={157 5}, pages={535-41} }