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Measuring Adult Mortality Using Sibling Survival: A New Analytical Method and New Results for 44 Countries, 1974–2006

  • Ziad Obermeyer,

    Affiliations: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Julie Knoll Rajaratnam mail,

    jrajarat@u.washington.edu

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

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  • Chang H. Park,

    Affiliations: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Emmanuela Gakidou,

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

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  • Margaret C. Hogan,

    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, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

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  • Christopher J. L. Murray

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

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  • Published: April 13, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000260

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