Sex differences in child and adolescent mortality in the Nordic countries, 1981--2000

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Mika Gissler, Ossi Rahkonen, Laust Mortensen, Annett Arntzen, Sven Cnattingius, Anne-Marie Nybo Andersen, Elina Hemminki

Unlike the situation for infant and adult mortality, there are only a few studies on child and adolescent mortality. The purpose of this study was to examine sex differences in child and adolescent mortality by age and cohort in four Nordic countries over a 20-year period.
Original languageEnglish
JournalScandinavian Journal of Public Health
Volume37
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)340-6
Number of pages7
ISSN1403-4948
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2009

    Research areas

  • Adolescent, Cause of Death, Child, Child Mortality, Child, Preschool, Cohort Studies, Denmark, Female, Finland, Humans, Infant, Infant Mortality, Male, Mortality, Registries, Sex Factors, Socioeconomic Factors, Sweden, Young Adult

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