Setting research priorities to improve global newborn health and prevent stillbirths by 2025


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Yoshida S., Martines J., Lawn J. E. , Wall S., Souza J. P. , Rudan I., et al.

JOURNAL OF GLOBAL HEALTH, cilt.6, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.7189/jogh.06.010508
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF GLOBAL HEALTH

Özet

Background In 2013, an estimated 2.8 million newborns died and 2.7 million were stillborn. A much greater number suffer from long term impairment associated with preterm birth, intrauterine growth restriction, congenital anomalies, and perinatal or infectious causes. With the approaching deadline for the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in 2015, there was a need to set the new research priorities on newborns and stillbirth with a focus not only on survival but also on health, growth and development. We therefore carried out a systematic exercise to set newborn health research priorities for 2013-2025.