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Quality of life and mortality among children

Thomas E. Jordan

Quality of life and mortality among children

historical perspectives

by Thomas E. Jordan

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Published by Springer in Dordrecht, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Death,
  • Children,
  • Mortality,
  • Quality of life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementThomas E. Jordan
    SeriesSpringerBriefs in well-being and quality of life research, SpringerBriefs in well-being and quality of life research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB1323.C5 J67 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 88 p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25407739M
    ISBN 109400743890, 9400743904
    ISBN 109789400743892, 9789400743908
    LC Control Number2012938005
    OCLC/WorldCa798258470

    the quality and years of healthy life and eliminate disparities of infant mortality (death in the first year of life). By contrast, leading causes of death among children ages , second among children ages , and fifth among children ages   Reasons for under 5 Mortality: Most children under 5 die due to preventable or treatable causes such as complications during birth, pneumonia, diarrhoea, neonatal sepsis, and malaria. By comparison, among children between 5 and 14 years of age, injuries become a more prominent cause of death, especially from drowning and road traffic.

    For example, Save Our Children points to a study that revealed that infants in Washington D.C.’s Ward 8, where half of all children live in poverty, died at a rate more than 10 times higher. Reducing morbidity and mortality and improving quality of life for persons with diabetes is a critical public health objective. As part of the Healthy People initiative (6), goals have been set to prevent diabetes, increase early diagnosis, increase screening rates for diabetes complications, and decrease morbidity and mortality (Table 1).

      To examine the relationships between loneliness, social and health behaviors, health, and mortality among older adults in China. Method. Data came from a nationally representative sample of 14, adults aged 65 and older from the , , and waves of the Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity by: Quality of life (QOL) is an overarching term for the quality of the various domains in human is an expected standard level [citation needed] that consists of the expectations of an individual or society for a good life. These expectations are guided by the values, .


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The sources of information used in this study include memoirs, diaries, poems, church records and numerical accounts. They offer descriptions of the quality of life and child mortality over the three centuries under study.

Additional sources for the nineteenth century are two census-derived numerical indexes of the quality of life. This birefs examines mortality among young children in the period from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century. It does so using several types and sources of information from the census unit England and Wales, and from Ireland.

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It does so using several types and sources of. Death among children tends to be ignored by those who study child development. The obvious reason is that death is a denial of life—the essence of development.

Death is rare today among children and so it is not apparent in the list of developmental : Thomas E. Jordan. Investigates personal and numerical aspects of death among children across three centuries ; Draws attention to the reaction of parents to the death of a child ; Draws upon data that demonstrates that Quality of Life provides a useful approach for understanding mortality among children see more benefitsBrand: Springer Netherlands.

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