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Development and validation of a new method for indirect estimation of neonatal, infant, and child mortality trends using summary birth histories

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The addition of neonatal (NN) mortality targets in the Sustainable Development Goals highlights the increased need for age-specific quantification of mortality trends, detail that is not provided by summary birth histories (SBHs). Several methods exist to indirectly estimate trends in under-5 mortality from SBHs; however, efforts to monitor mortality trends in important age groups such as the first month and first year of life have yet to utilize the vast amount of SBH...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pmed.1002687

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ORCID:
0000-0001-8991-4762
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0000-0003-1056-7919
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Oxford college:
St John's College
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ORCID:
0000-0002-0611-7272
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PLoS Medicine Journal website
Volume:
15
Issue:
10
Pages:
e1002687
Publication date:
2018-10-31
Acceptance date:
2018-10-04
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EISSN:
1549-1676
ISSN:
1549-1277
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pubs:936541
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uri:2f8e970d-5f6d-40ff-b8a5-2a9695f2c517
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uuid:2f8e970d-5f6d-40ff-b8a5-2a9695f2c517
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