Under-Five Child Mortality and Morbidity Associated with Consanguineous Child Marriage in Pakistan: Retrospective Analysis using Pakistan Demographic and Health Surveys, 1990–91, 2006–07, 2012–13

@article{Mustafa2016UnderFiveCM,
  title={Under-Five Child Mortality and Morbidity Associated with Consanguineous Child Marriage in Pakistan: Retrospective Analysis using Pakistan Demographic and Health Surveys, 1990–91, 2006–07, 2012–13},
  author={Mudasir Mustafa and Rubeena Zakar and Muhammad Zakria Zakar and Ashraf Chaudhry and Muazzam Nasrullah},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={21},
  pages={1095-1104}
}
Objective To assess the combined effect of consanguineous and child marriages (CCM) on children health, which has not previously been explored, either globally or locally. Methods We analyzed secondary data from a series of cross-sectional, nationally representative Pakistan Demographic and Health Surveys 1990–91, 2006–07, and 2012–13. A total of 5406… CONTINUE READING