Risk factors of neonatal mortality in Ethiopia

  title={Risk factors of neonatal mortality in Ethiopia},
  author={Negera Wakgari and Eshetu Wencheko},
Background: An understanding of risk factors related to neonatal mortality is important to guide the development of focused and evidence-based health interventions to reduce neonatal deaths. Objective: This study aimed to identify risk factors of neonatal mortality in Ethiopia. Methods : The data source for the study was the 2011 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey. The survival information of a total of 8,651 live-born neonates born five years before the survey was examined. Stratified Cox… CONTINUE READING