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  1. Using routine surveys to measure mortality : a tool for programme managers.

    Article - En anglais

    Results from trials in Jordan, Syria, Djibouti and People's Democratic Republic of Yemen show that widely-used routine surveys for estimating vaccination coverage can be adapted to collect data on health indicators such as child and maternal mortality.

    Estimation methods must be robust and fieldwork well-supervised.

    Adding questions about total children ever born and surviving, the survival of the preceding birth, and the survival of sisters to such surveys, population-based estimates of the trend and recent level of childhood mortality and of the lifetime risk of maternal death can be obtained.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Asie, Afrique, Mortalité, Enfant, Mère, Collecte donnée, Enquête, Critère, Méthodologie, Questionnaire, Programme sanitaire, Jordanie, Syrie, Yémen, Djibouti, Indicateur santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, Asia, Africa, Mortality, Child, Mother, Data gathering, Inquiry, Criterion, Methodology, Questionnaire, Sanitary program, Jordan, Syria, Yemen, Djibouti

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 91-0572952

    Code Inist : 002B30A. Création : 199406.