Death Certificates

Known as: Certificate, Death, Death certificate, Certificates, Death 
Official records of individual deaths including the cause of death certified by a physician, and any other required identifying information.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
Highly Cited
2016
The United States is experiencing an epidemic of drug overdose (poisoning) deaths. Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug… (More)
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
The annual list of the most common causes of death in the United States, compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and… (More)
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2009
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2009
Context The effect of colonoscopy on colorectal cancer (CRC) mortality is unknown. Contribution By using a Canadian province-wide… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES This report presents final 2006 data on U.S. deaths, death rates, life expectancy, infant and maternal mortality, and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To determine whether systemic inflammation confers any additional risk for cardiovascular death among patients with… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES This report presents final 2002 data on the 10 leading causes of death in the United States by age, race, sex, and… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Although neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) is a relatively common autosomal dominant condition, information about its effect on mortality… (More)
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1994
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
To determine whether sudden cardiac death exhibits a circadian rhythm similar to that recently demonstrated for nonfatal… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Of the death certificates issued in Sweden in 1978 and stating cancer as the underlying or contributory cause of death, 1634… (More)
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