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Prevalence of Congenital Malformations in Grenada

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2013.331
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123–7
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The prevalence of birth defects in Grenada is low in comparison to Jamaica, as well as other developing and developed countries. Cardiovascular malformations were the most prevalent in this five-year study period.

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Objectives: To determine the prevalence of congenital malformations in Grenada for the period January 2000–December 2004.

Revised: 
23 Oct, 2014
Accepted: 
24 Oct, 2014
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e-Published: 12 May, 2015

The Epidemiology of Suicide in Jamaica 2002–2010: Rates and Patterns

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Pages: 
509–15
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For the period 2002–2010, suicide rates in Jamaica have been stable with a mean overall annual incidence of 2.1 per 100 000 population.

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e-Published: 24 Oct, 2013

Red Cell Transfusion Practices and the Impact of Phlebotomy in an Adult Intensive Care Unit in Trinidad: A Prospective Observational Study

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Pages: 
66–72
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Red cell transfusion in critically ill patients has long been an area of controversy. This article reports the pattern of current red cell transfusion practices in an adult intensive care unit (ICU) in Trinidad and the impact of daily phlebotomy on transfusions.

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Objectives: To determine the pattern of current red cell transfusion practices in an adult intensive care unit (ICU) in Trinidad and the impact of phlebotomy on transfusions.

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e-Published: 01 Oct, 2013
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