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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 843–872.
Published: 12 May 2020
...Letícia J. Marteleto; Gilvan Guedes; Raquel Z. Coutinho; Abigail Weitzman Abstract In late 2015, the Brazilian Ministry of Health and the Pan American Health Organization classified the increase in congenital malformations associated with the Zika virus (ZIKV) as a public health emergency. The risk...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 413–430.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Isaac W. Eberstein; Charles B. Nam; Robert A. Hummer Abstract We examine infant mortality among the 1980–1982 live birth cohorts in the state of Florida, specific to five categories of underlying cause of death: infections, perinatal conditions, delivery complications, congenital malformations...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 647–669.
Published: 01 November 2009
...-mortality countries of the world, supplementing recent findings on the effects of the Great Chinese Famine. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2009 2009 Birth Cohort Congenital Malformation Average Height Rich Country Adult Height References Bogin B. ( 2001...
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Demography (1984) 21 (3): 309–321.
Published: 01 August 1984
..., we argue for systematic research focused on factors affecting birth weight. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1984 1984 Birth Weight Infant Mortality Infant Death Racial Difference Congenital Malformation References Antonovsky A. , & Bernstein J...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 399–409.
Published: 01 August 1997
.... Moreover, the etiology of newborn infectious disease is particularly relevant to demographers. The long-standing theoretical distinction between exogenous and endogenous causes of death presupposes the separation of causes such as congenital malformation and prematurity from infectious dis- eases, which...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 335–343.
Published: 01 May 1989
... of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases, Injuries, and Causes of Death, or ICD [World Health Organization (WHO), 1977]. The codes are as follows: (1) SIDS, ICD 798; (2) diseases of perinatal origin, ICD 760-779; (3) congenital malformations, ICD 740-759; and (4) respiratory, infectious...
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Demography (1991) 28 (4): 639–660.
Published: 01 November 1991
... and degenerative diseases that have replaced infections as leading causes of death among adults, there are conditions (such as congenital malformations) which we expect have been more resistant to curative and ameliorative intervention than have infectious diseases. Data and Methods The mortality data employed...
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Demography (1993) 30 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 February 1993
... Press . Stevenson A. C. , Johnston H. A. , Stewart M. I. , & Golding D. R. ( 1966 ). Congenital Malformations: A Report of a Study of Series of Consecutive Births in 24 Centers . Bulletin of the World Health Organization , 34 , 1 – 27 . Swailem A. R. , Serenius...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2089–2115.
Published: 01 December 2021
... and preterm birth leading causes of neonatal mortality, but they also increase the risk of such other causes of infant mortality as respiratory distress and congenital malformations ( Callaghan et al. 2006 ; Eberstein et al. 1990 ; MacDorman 2011 ). The presence of racial inequalities in birth weight...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 238–246.
Published: 01 March 1966
... to less than 50 percent for those whose deaths are attributed to accidents. Congenital malformations and certain dis- eases of early infancy are found largely as causes of death of infants who, as a group, since most infants are born in hospitals, Table S.-PERCENT OF DECEDENTS WITH Hos- PITALIZATION...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 229–248.
Published: 01 May 1994
..., A. Stark, C. Olsen, and J. Melius. 1992. "Risk of Congenital Malformations Associated with Proximity to Hazardous Waste Site." American Journal of Epidemiology 135(11):1197-1207. Grisham, 1. W. 1986. Health Aspects of the Disposal of Waste Chemicals. New York: Pergamon. Grossfield, S. 1992. "Life...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 263–271.
Published: 01 May 1999
... in the Lancaster settlement is prematurity, which increases the risk of prematurity in a subsequent pregnancy. They find that inbreeding does not directly affect prematurity, but increases the risks of congenital malformations, a lower intrauterine growth rate, and birth complications such as fetal distress (cf...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 519–527.
Published: 01 November 1998
... that, in VDV's terms, were corrected clinically-that is, cases were excluded from analysis for various reasons. For example, Yudkin et al. excluded from their analysis "babies with major congenital malformations" (1987a:24; see also Yudkin 1987b:46). Hadlock et al. excluded cases in which there was evidence...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 566–573.
Published: 01 June 1966
... to child, and congenital malformations or anoma- lies. These items will be of lesser interest to most demographers who may be inter- ested in fertility per se, but there are other implications for demography in these items. One of the goals of research in this field, for example, is to reduce the number...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 201–216.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Mortality Database (2001) as other causes, plus congenital malformations and diabetes mellitus. Infectious diseases include pneumonia and bronchitis. Table 3. Cause-of-Death Decomposition for the Annual Change Over Time in Life Expectancy for Japan Around January 1, 1985 Causes of Death i e i i e i Cov...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 525–538.
Published: 01 March 1968
... causes at ages 1-4 years. In- fluenza and pneumonia and congenital malformations were among the five lead- ing causes for each color-sex category. This recent picture is much different from that twenty years earlier, in 1939--41, when tuberculosis ranked first as a cause of death at ages 15-24 years...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 321–347.
Published: 01 February 2022
..., such as a shift from exogenous causes of under-5 death (e.g., infectious and parasitic diseases) to endogenous causes (e.g., congenital malformations, birth injuries) ( Drevenstedt et al. 2008 ; Galley and Woods 1999 ; Liu et al. 2012 ; Rao et al. 2011 ). As a tool for describing and summarizing...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 507–530.
Published: 21 April 2011
... for the Other Death Causes . “Cardiovascular” concerns death from cardiovascular malfunctions and diseases, including strokes. “Cancer” concerns death from malignant neoplasms and congenital malformations, the latter of which concerns less than 0.1% of our sample. Not included in these two categories are deaths...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1177–1202.
Published: 10 June 2011
...; unlikely caused by prenatal behavior; had a poor long-term prognosis; and, in the case of one-year maternal reports, were likely present at birth. Our goal was to capture conditions that are, for the most part, random (e.g., Down syndrome, congenital heart malformations), given that the pregnancy resulted...
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1473–1498.
Published: 01 August 2021
... diseases; respiratory system diseases; digestive system diseases; genitourinary system diseases; complications of pregnancy; skin and tissue diseases; bones and locomotive organs diseases; congenital malformations; early childhood particular diseases; senility and pathologic states; and accidents...
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