The Anatomy of a Disparity in Infant Mortality

Paul H. Wise
2003 Annual Review of Public Health  
The purpose of the study was to examine the trends of infant mortality after the Infant Reduction Initiative that began in 2014-2015 in Kalamazoo and Wayne Counties to determine if racial disparities contribute to infant mortality. Despite decreased trends in infant mortality, racial disparities continued to exist with the highest rates among Black infants.
doi:10.1146/annurev.publhealth.24.100901.140816 pmid:12471271 fatcat:dupzawyog5cxnhsilldrsl5khy