• Global Epidemiology of Newborn Mortality 20-04-2015

Newborn Mortality

Authored by Zulfiqar A. Bhutta of the Aga Khan University in 2012, this detailed presentation provides an in-depth examination of neonatal deaths with special focus given to:

  • Countries with the highest rates of neonatal mortality
  • The role of premature birth
  • The effect of poverty

Expanded focus on the development of new solutions and implementation research is needed to see further reductions in neonatal mortality.