Reproductive age mortality survey: Quena governorate, 1989-1990

Dirasat Sukkaniyah. Jul-Sep 1992;14(75):5-53.


PIP: Data from a survey of survivors of deceased married women who were between the ages of 15 and 50 when they died in Quena governorate, Egypt, are presented and analyzed for the period 1989-1990. Separate consideration is given to mortality by cause, including diseases of the circulatory system, maternal mortality, and malignant neoplasms. Risk factors associated with maternal mortality are then explored. (SUMMARY IN ARA)

MeSH terms

  • Africa
  • Africa, Northern
  • Biology
  • Cause of Death*
  • Demography
  • Developing Countries
  • Disease
  • Egypt
  • Maternal Mortality*
  • Middle East
  • Mortality*
  • Neoplasms*
  • Population
  • Population Dynamics
  • Risk Factors*
  • Vascular Diseases*