Epidemiology of under-five mortality in Istanbul: changes from 1988 to 2011


Buzcu A. F. , Yetim Sahin A., Karapinar E., Erol O., Gokcay E. G.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.47, ss.817-825, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 47 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1601-70
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.817-825

Özet

Background/aim: Understanding the causes of under-five deaths is key to realizing sustainable developmental goals. The aim of this descriptive study was to investigate the causes of under-five mortality in Istanbul during 2011 and compare the findings to those of 1988 and 2000.