A study on social determinants of infant mortality in Malaysia
- Factors Influencing Infant Deaths In A Tribal Area Of South Gujarat. Patel, Amul; Chauhan, Savitri // National Journal of Integrated Research in Medicine;2012, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p96
Backgroud: : Background & objectives: With decrease in infant mortality rate, it becomes important to find out various types of determinants and their interplay leading to the infant deaths. This study was carried out with objective of finding out prevalence of environmental factors, factors...
- Tendencia de la mortalidad por cÃ¡ncer en niÃ±os y adolescentes segÃºn grado de marginaciÃ³n en MÃ©xico (1990-2009). Escamilla-Santiago, Ricardo Antonio; Narro-Robles, José; Fajardo-Gutiérrez, Arturo; Rascón-Pacheco, Ramón Alberto; López-Cervantes, Malaquías // Salud PÃºblica de MÃ©xico;nov/dic2012, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p587
Objective. To determine childhood and adolescent cancer mortality by the level of marginalization in Mexico. Materials and methods. We used 1990-2009 death certificates estimating age-standardized rates. We calculated the Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC) using the Joinpoint Regression...
- "THE NATIONAL GAIN IS NIL": INFANT MORTALITY AS FAILED REPRODUCTION IN EARLY 20TH CENTURY ALBERTA. KALER, AMY // Canadian Journal of Sociology;2013, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p309
This article contributes to the sociology of vital statistics by examining the understandings of infant mortality which circulated in Alberta in the early 20th century. In those years, infant mortality came to be represented as an unnatural and unacceptable diminishment of Alberta's population...
- Troglodytes At The Gate. // Book Publishing Report;7/8/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 26, p2
Continuation of first article.
- Abstracts. Ward-Smith, Peggy // Urologic Nursing;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p354
The article presents abstracts on medical topics which include the association between smoking and bladder cancer risk, hormonal testing and pharmacological treatment of erectile dysfunction, and the management of hand hygiene.
- Abstracts. // Age & Ageing;Jan2011 Supplement 1, Vol. 40 Issue suppl_1, pi1
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- research stat: abstracts from that pile of peer-reviewed journals on your desk. // Dermatology Times;Apr2011, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p21
The article presents abstracts on dermatology which include one regarding the association of 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors with issues on sexual health, one on the benefits of using near-infrared laser illumination for treating chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), and one regarding the effectiveness of...
- Resources. Research digest. // Paediatric Nursing;Dec2010, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p10
The article presents abstracts of studies that examined methods of engaging fathers in children's health care, including "Many Fathers Visit the Child Health Care Centre, But Few Take Part in Parents' Groups," by A. C. Hallberg et al, "Including Fathers in Preventing Non-Accidental Head Injury,"...
- Voluntary Perils Ahead? Quint, Barbara // Searcher;May2011, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p4
The author reflects on the possible consequences to humanity if volunteering in the Internet ended. In his book, "The Theory of Moral Sentiments," Adam Smith discussed altruism, on people doing good things for other people. According to the author, there are speculations that volunteers to Jimmy...