Stillbirth as a risk factor for subsequent infant mortality.

  title={Stillbirth as a risk factor for subsequent infant mortality.},
  author={Hamisu M. Salihu and Euna M. August and Hanna E Weldeselasse and Brian J Biroscak and Alfred K. Mbah},
  journal={Early human development},
  volume={87 9},
BACKGROUND Infant mortality is an important indicator of the health and wellness of a society. Multiple risk factors for infant mortality have been identified and investigated; however, the influence of prior pregnancy experience on subsequent infant mortality is under-researched. AIMS To examine the association between stillbirth in the first pregnancy… CONTINUE READING