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Inadequacies of Death Certification in Beirut: Who Is Responsible?

Citation

Sibai, Abla-Mehio; Nuwayhid, Iman; Beydoun, May A.; & Chaaya, Monique (2002). Inadequacies of Death Certification in Beirut: Who Is Responsible?. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 80(7), 555-61. PMCID: PMC2567558

Abstract

Objective: To assess the completeness of data on death certificates over the past 25 years in Beirut, Lebanon, and to examine factors associated with the absence of certifiers' signatures and the non-reporting of the underlying cause of death.

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Bulletin of the World Health Organization

Author(s)

Sibai, Abla-Mehio
Nuwayhid, Iman
Beydoun, May A.
Chaaya, Monique

Year Published

2002

Volume Number

80

Issue Number

7

Pages

555-61

PMCID

PMC2567558

Reference ID

2492