Diet and mortality rates in Sub-Saharan Africa: Stages in the nutrition transition

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p801
Academic Journal
The article focuses on a research paper, which examines several nutrition-related indicators for countries in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), and attempts to devise a typical model of a country in transition. It is stated that multiple linear regression analysis (MLRA) was conducted to explore the determinants of infant mortality. The background, methods, results, and conclusions of the study, are discussed.


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