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Estimating Population Cause-Specific Mortality Fractions from in-Hospital Mortality: Validation of a New Method

  • Christopher J. L Murray mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: cjlm@u.washington.edu

    Affiliation: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Alan D Lopez,

    Affiliation: School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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  • Jeremy T Barofsky,

    Affiliation: Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Chloe Bryson-Cahn,

    Affiliation: Harvard Initiative for Global Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Rafael Lozano

    Affiliation: Director General de Información, Secretería de Salud, Mexico DF, Mexico

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  • Published: November 20, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040326

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