Rising infant mortality in Delaware: An examination of racial differences in secular trends

Ashley Schempf, Charlan Kroelinger, Bernard Guyer

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Abstract

Objectives: Recent increases in the Delaware Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) have been attributed to a rise in the mortality of very low birth weight (VLBW,

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)475-483
Number of pages9
JournalMaternal and Child Health Journal
Volume11
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2007

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Keywords

  • Infant mortality rate
  • Multiple births
  • Race
  • Time trends
  • Very low birth weight

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology

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Rising infant mortality in Delaware : An examination of racial differences in secular trends. / Schempf, Ashley; Kroelinger, Charlan; Guyer, Bernard.

In: Maternal and Child Health Journal, Vol. 11, No. 5, 09.2007, p. 475-483.

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