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Millennium development health metrics: where do Africa's children and women of childbearing age live?

Abstract:

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have prompted an expansion in approaches to deriving health metrics to measure progress toward their achievement. Accurate measurements should take into account the high degrees of spatial heterogeneity in health risks across countries, and this has prompted the development of sophisticated cartographic techniques for mapping and modeling risks. Conversion of these risks to relevant population-based metrics requires equally detailed information on the s...

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10.1186/1478-7954-11-11

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Garcia, AJ More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Tropical Medicine
Gaughan, AE More by this author
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Journal:
Population health metrics
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
11
Publication date:
2013
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EISSN:
1478-7954
ISSN:
1478-7954
URN:
uuid:7f5b1e65-93ad-496e-b343-fdf2a8ca7d50
Source identifiers:
417313
Local pid:
pubs:417313

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