Stillbirths: Where? When? Why? How to make the data count?

@article{Lawn2011StillbirthsWW,
  title={Stillbirths: Where? When? Why? How to make the data count?},
  author={Joy E. Lawn and Hannah Blencowe and Robert C. Pattinson and Simon Cousens and Rajesh Kumar and Ibinabo Ibiebele and Jason Gardosi and Louise Tina Day and Cynthia K. Stanton},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2011},
  volume={377},
  pages={1448-1463}
}

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