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On the reasons behind high newborn mortality rate, the report says that this is partly because newborn deaths are difficult to address with a single drug or intervention and they require a system-wide approach.
Conclusion: The temperature and mortality are strongly linked and this association strengthens with the decrease in age.
At this stage, it is hence important to explore the trend and determinants of under-5 mortality to reduce the vulnerability of child's survival.
Mortality from other causes continuously dropped over the study period, but SLE mortality dropped only between 1968 and 1975 before rising continuously for 24 years.
Although the in-hospital mortality continues to be higher in women
Mortality has been studied in terms of disease specific mortality, procedure specific mortality and more recently risk adjusted mortality.
Accordingly, child mortality is greater in less densely populated counties, with fewer physicians and a greater nonwhite population.
Key clinical point: Forgoing androgen deprivation therapy cuts rather than raises overall and cardiac mortality in certain patients with prostate cancer, according to their comorbidities.
For a copy of "Infant Mortality Statistics from the 2013 Period Linked Birth/Infant Death Data Set," a National Vital Statistics Report, visit www.
Researchers from the Stanford School of Medicine evaluated evidence on 39 screening tests for 19 major diseases from 48 randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and 9 meta-analyses identified via the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and PubMed -- to find out whether screening asymptomatic adults for major disease led to a decrease in disease-specific and all-cause mortality.
Multivariable logistic regression analyses were performed to test the statistical significance of the difference in short-term mortality rates between RP and EBRT.