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Vital Statistics

Known as: Statistics, Vital, statistics vitals 
Government records of live births, fetal deaths, marriages, divorces, and deaths that occur within that jurisdiction.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2019
Highly Cited
2019
The number of cancer survivors continues to increase in the United States because of the growth and aging of the population as… 
Highly Cited
2018
Highly Cited
2018
The American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Review
2007
Review
2007
BACKGROUND Despite the aging of the population, little is known about the sexual behaviors and sexual function of older people… 
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Vital statistics generated through civil registration systems are the major source of continuous monitoring of births and deaths… 
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Objectives—This report presents final 2013 data on the 10 leading causes of death in the United States by age, sex, race, and… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Highlighting resource inequality, social processes, and spatial interdependence, this study combines structural characteristics… 
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Objective. —To identify and quantify the major external (nongenetic) factors that contribute to death in the United States. Data… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Prolonged cigarette smoking causes even more deaths from other diseases than from lung cancer. In developed countries, the… 
Highly Cited
1940
Highly Cited
1940
THE summary of vital statistics of the United States for 1938, recently published (Public Health Rep., 55, 933; 1940), gives the…