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An investigation into the impact of congenital anomalies on infant morbidity and mortality

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Congenital anomalies consist of a heterogeneous group of conditions involving structural, metabolic, endocrine, and genetic defects that occur during intrauterine development; they contribute significantly to infant morbidity and mortality. However, little is known about how particular anomalies and their associated conditions lead to excess infant morbidity and mortality. Population-based study evidence is limited and inadequate to inform clinical and public heal...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4962-6808

Contributors

Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Role:
Supervisor
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Oxford college:
Linacre College
Role:
Supervisor
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
Role:
Examiner
ORCID:
0000-0003-2404-5644
Institution:
University of Leicester
Research group:
Department of Health Sciences
Role:
Examiner
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Programme:
Full-time D.Phil in Population Health, University of Oxford
Funding agency for:
Ho, PSY
Grant:
16/17_MSD_838863 Ref. GAF1617_CB2_
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Programme:
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Policy Research Programme, conducted through the NIHR Policy Research Unit in Maternal Health and Care.
Funding agency for:
Kurinczuk, JJ
Grant:
108/0001
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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