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Application of the pediatric risk of mortality (PRISM) score and determination of mortality risk factors in a tertiary pediatric intensive care unit
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2010)
INTRODUCTION: To establish disease severity at admission can be performed by way of the mortality prognostic. Nowadays the prognostic scores make part of quality control and research. The Pediatric Risk of Mortality is one ...
Trends and factors associated with dengue mortality and fatality in Brazil
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2015-08)
Prostate cancer mortality rates in Peru and its geographical regions
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the mortality rates for prostate cancer according to geographical areas in Peru between 2005 and 2014. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Information was extracted from the Deceased Registry of the Peruvian ...
Predicting mortality with biomarkers: a population-based prospective cohort study for elderly Costa Ricans
(Population Health Metrics 10(1), 2012)
Background: Little is known about adult health and mortality relationships outside high-income nations, partly because few datasets have contained biomarker data in representative populations. Our objective is to ...
Estimating mortality in laying hens as the environmental temperature increases
(Facta-fundacio Arnco Ciência Tecnologia Avicolas, 2010-10-01)
Layer mortality due to heat stress is an important economic loss for the producer. The aim of this study was to determine the mortality pattern of layers reared in the region of Bastos, SP, Brazil, according to external ...
Relation between recruitment and the density-independent mortality of the Pacific sardine (Sardinops caeruleus) off the western coast of Southern of the Peninsula de California, Mexico
(Scientia Marina, 2003)
The density-independent mortality, considered in the stock-recruitment model of Ricker, was related to the interannual variability of the sea surface temperature (SST) during 1981 to 1993 in Bahía Magdalena, Baja California ...
Socioeconomic development, health interventions and mortality decline in Costa Rica
Costa Rica, whose life expectancy was 74 years by 1985, has reached a health level comparable to a developed country. The health achievements of this country are product of political and socioeconomic circumstances as well ...