Session 126:
Advances in Cause of Death Analyses

Friday, April 12
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Napoleon A1
3rd Floor

Chair: Chirayath Suchindran, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Eric Stallard, Duke University

  1. Changes in the Age-at-Death Distribution by Leading Causes of Death in Canada: An Innovative Analysis through a Nonparametric MethodViorela Diaconu, Université de Montréal; Robert R. Bourbeau, Université de Montréal; Nadine Ouellette, University of California, Berkeley; Carlo G. Camarda, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  2. Epidemiological Analysis of Causes and Patterns of Morbidity and Mortality in AfghanistanOyelola A. Adegboye, American University of Afghanistan; Danelle Kotze, University of the Western Cape

  3. The Extent of Misclassification of Accidents and Deaths of Undetermined Intention on the Suicide Rate, Sweden 1950-2000Julianne K. Ohlander, University of California, Irvine

  4. Patterns of Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in Ghana: A 5-Year Review of Autopsy Cases at Korle-Bu Teaching HospitalOlutobi A. Sanuade, University of Ghana and Pennsylvania State University; Kwadwo Koram, University of Ghana; John Anarfi, University of Ghana; Ama de-Graft Aikins, University of Ghana

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