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Importance Cancer is the second leading cause of death worldwide. Current estimates on the burden of cancer are needed for cancer… Expand BACKGROUND
Reliable and timely information on the leading causes of death in populations, and how these are changing, is a… Expand
This paper is the first in a three-part series on preterm birth, which is the leading cause of perinatal morbidity… Expand Maternal and child undernutrition is highly prevalent in low-income and middle-income countries, resulting in substantial… Expand Summary In this paper we review the associations between maternal and child undernutrition with human capital and risk of adult… Expand Intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR), defined as impaired growth and development of the mammalian embryo/fetus or its organs… Expand Using data assembled by the Global Environmental Monitoring System we examine the reduced-form relationship between various… Expand
43 determinants of low birth weight were analyzed from 895 published papers in the English and French literature from 1970-1984… Expand Economic growth can be measured in ‘nominal’ or ‘real’ terms. Nominal economic growth refers to the increase in the dollar value… Expand This third edition of The Stages of Economic Growth, first published in 1991, has a new preface and appendix, Professor Rostow… Expand