Child Mortality

Known as: Mortality, Child, Mortalities, Child, Children--Mortality 
Number of deaths of children between one year of age to 12 years of age in a given population.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Information about the distribution of causes of and time trends for child mortality should be periodically updated. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Trend data for causes of child death are crucial to inform priorities for improving child survival by and beyond 2015… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Up-to-date information on the causes of child deaths is crucial to guide global efforts to improve child survival. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND HIV contributes substantially to child mortality, but factors underlying these deaths are inadequately described. With… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Gaps in child mortality between rich and poor countries are unacceptably wide and in some areas are becoming wider, as are the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Spatial analyses of the effect of insecticide (permethrin)-treated bed nets (ITNs) on nearby households both with and without… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
While most countries are committed to increasing access to safe water and thereby reducing child mortality, there is little… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The present paper examines, describes and documents country-specific trends in under-five mortality rates (i.e., mortality among… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Conventional methods of classifying causes of death suggest that about 70% of the deaths of children (aged 0-4 years) worldwide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE A two-part meta-analysis of studies examining the relationship of vitamin A supplementation and child mortality. DATA… (More)
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