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Recent Trends in Fetal and Infant Mortality (Dissertation)

Maxi Kniffka, Jonas Schöley, Susie Lee

This project examines recent changes in fetal and infant mortality in high-income countries, looking at the roles played by social inequalities, compositional changes, differences in health care, and economic challenges.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Fertility Development, Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology

Region keywords:

Europe, Germany, USA


Kniffka, M. S.; Nitsche, N.; Rau, R.; Kühn, M.:
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics 155:3, 483–489. (2021)    
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