Analysis of the causes of fetal death in Brazil, 2002 to 2017

Analysis of the causes of fetal death in Brazil, 2002 to 2017

Lays Janaina Prazeres Marques (1)(2); Zilda Pereira da Silva(2); Gizelton Pereira de Alencar(2); Marcia Furquim de Almeida(2).  (1) PhD student in Public Health, (2) Dept. Epidemiology, University of Sao Paulo (USP); 1) Background: Brazil had a population of 207.7 million inhabitants in 2017, the Mortality Information System (MIS), register all deaths, including fetal deaths of 22nd week of gestation and over. The stillbirths represent 2/3 of perinatal mortality and 90.8% of

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Fetal mortality from congenital syphilis in Brazil, 2002 to 2017

Fetal mortality from congenital syphilis in Brazil, 2002 to 2017

Lays Janaina Prazeres Marques (1,2), Zilda Pereira da Silva (2), Gizelton Pereira de Alencar (2) Marcia Furquim de Almeida (2). (1) PhD student in Public Health, (2) Dept. Epidemiology, University of Sao Paulo (USP) 1) Background: The Mortality Information System (MIS) register all deaths, including fetal deaths occurring from the 22 or more weeks of gestation in Brazil. There has been a trend of decline in fetal mortality in the country.

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