The Perinatal Periods of Risk Approach: Introduction and Phase 1 Analytic Methods

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Date Developed: 6/2/2015. Source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; CityMatCH. Presenter(s): William M. Sappenfield, MD, MPH. Type: Narrated Slide Presentation. Level: Introductory Intermediate. Length: 46 slides.


This webinar for the 2015 Training Course in MCH Epidemiology describes the Perinatal Periods of Risk (PPOR) Approach, including analytic readiness, required data, data quality, how fetal and infant deaths are mapped, steps in analysis, and exercises. The slides of the webinar are available here:

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