Volume 2 (2004) - July 2004
Nigel C Smeeton, Roberto J Rona, Pamela Dobson, Ruth Cochrane, Charles Wolfe BMC Medicine 2004, 2:27 (6 July 2004)
Results from an inner-city study show that birthweight and length of gestation are the main determinants for stillbirth and neonatal deaths, while pregnancy outcome is not affected by socio-economic status.
Jeremy A Lauer, Ana Betrán, Cesar G Victora, Mercedes de Onís, Aluísio JD Barros BMC Medicine 2004, 2:26 (1 July 2004)
The amount of breastfeeding taking place in developing countries falls a long way short of recommended levels according to this analysis of surveys on breast feeding rates from 94 countries.