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The following 64 items have been added to the PSC Library collection since 11/7/2015.

Working Paper

An Assessment of the Quality of DHS Anthropometric Data, 2005-2014. Shireen Assaf, Monica T. Kothari, Thomas Pullman. 2015.
Location: Working Paper.

Contraceptive Use and Perinatal Mortality in the DHS: An Assessment of the Quality and Consistency of Calendars and Histories. Sarah E.K. Bradley, William Winfrey, Trevor N. Croft. 2015.
Location: Working Paper.

Evidence of Omission and Displacement in DHS Birth Histories. Thomas W. Pullum, Stan Becker. 2014.
Location: Working Paper.

An Assessment of DHS Maternal Mortality Data and Estimates. Saifuddin Ahmed, Qingfeng Li, Carolyn Scrafford, Thomas W. Pullum. 2014.
Location: Working Paper.

The Prevalence of Household Risk Factors for Children Age 0-17, Estimated for 2000-2015 Using DHS and MICS Surveys. Thomas Pullman. 2015.
Location: Working Paper.

Levels and Trends in Care Seeking for Childhood Illness in USAID MCH Priority Countries. Rebecca Winter, Wenjuan Wang, Lia Florey, Thomas Pullman. 2015.
Location: Working Paper.

Vital Statistics

Deaths: Final Data for 2011. Kenneth D. Kochanek, Sherry L. Murphy, Jiaquan Xu, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Deaths: Final Data for 2012. Sherry L. Murphy, Kenneth D. Kochanek, Jiaquan Xu, Melonie Heron, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

United States Life Tables, 2010. Elizabeth Arias, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Deaths: Leading Causes for 2011. Melonie Heron, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Fetal and Perinatal Mortality: United States, 2013. Marian F. MacDorman, Elizabeth C.W. Gregory, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Infant Mortality Statistics From the 2013 Period Linked Birth/Infant Death Set. T.J. Mathews, Marian F. MacDorman, Marie E. Thoma, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Deaths: Leaning Causes for 2012. Melonie Heron, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

United States Life Tables, 2011. Elizabeth Arias, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Linkage of NCHS Population Health Surveys to Administrative Records From Social Security Administration and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Cordell Golden, Anne K. Driscoll, Alan E. Simon, Dean H. Judson, Eric A. Miller, Jennifer D. Parker. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey Biospecimen Program: NHANES III (1988-1994) and NHANES 1999-2014. Geraldine M. McQuillan, Jody E. McLean, Michele Chiappa, Susan L. Lukacs. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Variation in Adult Day Services Center Participant Characteristics, by Center Ownership: United States, 2014. Eunice Park-Lee, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin, Vincent Rome, Jessica P. Lendon. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Abnormal Cholesterol Among Children and Adolescents in the United States, 2011-2014. Duong Nguyen, Brian Kit, Margaret Carroll. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Mortality in the United States, 2014. Sherry L. Murphy, Kenneth D. Kochanek, Jiaquan Xu, Elizabeth Arias. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Diagnostic Experiences of Children With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Susanna N. Visser, Benjamin Zablotsky, Joseph R. Holbrook, Melissa L. Danielson, Rebecca H. Bitsko. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Reported Child Health Status, Hispanic Ethnicity, and Language of Interview: United States, 2011-2012. Patricia N. Pastor, Cynthia A. Reuben, Catherine R. Duran. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

HIV Infection in U.S. Household Population Aged 18-59: Data From the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2007-2012. Joseph Woodring, Deanna Kruszon-Moran, Geraldine McQuillan. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Hospitalization, Readmission, and Death Experience of Noninstitutionalized Medicare Fee-for-service Beneficiaries Aged 65 and Over. Yelena Gorina, Laura A. Pratt, Ellen A. Kramarow, Nazik Elgaddal. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Wellness-related Use of Common Complementary Health Approaches Among Adults: United States, 2012. Barbara J. Stussman, Lindsey I. Black, Patricia M. Barnes, Tainya C. Clarke. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Current Contraceptive Use and Variation by Selected Characteristics Among Women Aged 15-44: United States, 2011-2013. Kimberly Daniels, Jill Daugherty, Jo Jones, William Mosher. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Estimated Prevalence of Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Following Questionnaire Changes in the 2014 National Health Interview Survey. Kimberly Daniels, Jill Daugherty, Jo Jones, William Mosher. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Serious Psychological Distress Among Adults: United States, 2009-2013. Judith Weissman, Laura A. Pratt, Eric A. Miller, Jennifer S. Parker. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Differences in Stroke Mortality Among Adults Aged 45 and Over: United States, 2010-2013. Deborah D. Ingram, Jessica A. Montresor-Lopez. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Sexual Activity, Contraceptive Use, and Childbearing of Teenagers Aged 15-19 in the United States. Gladys M. Martinez, Joyce C. Abama. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Health Care Access and Utilization Among Adults Aged 18-64 by Race and Hispanic Origin: United States, 2013 and 2014. Michael E. Martinez, Brian W. Ward, Patricia F. Adams. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Hospitalization for Total Knee Replacement Among Inpatients Aged 45 and Over: United States, 2000-2010. Sonja N. Williams, Monica L. Wolford, Anita Bercovitz. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Prevalence of Obesity Among Children and Adolescents in the United States and Canada. Margaret D. Carroll, Tanya Navaneelan, Shirley Bryan, Cynthia L. Ogden. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Variation in Physician Office Visit Rates by Patient Characteristics and State, 2012. Jill J. Ashman, Esther Hing, Anjali Talwalkar. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Caloric Intake From Fast Food Among Children and Adolescents in the United States, 2011-2012. Sundeep Vikraman, Cheryl D. Fryar, Cynthia L. Ogden. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Self-reported Hearing Trouble in Adults Aged 18 and Over: United States, 2014. Carla E. Zelaya, Jacqueline W. Lucas, Howard J. Hoffman. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Emergency Department Visits Related to Schizophrenia Among Adults Aged 18-64: United States, 2009-2011. Michael Albert, Linda F. McCaig. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Births in the United States, 2014. Joyce A. Martin, Brady E. Hamilton, Michelle J.K. Osterman. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Electronic Cigarette Use Among Adults: United States, 2014. Charlotte A. Schoenborn, Renee M. Gindi. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Leading Causes of Death Contributing to Decrease in Life Expectancy Gap Between Black and White Populations: United States, 1999-2013. Kenneth D. Kochanek, Elizabeth Arias, Robert N. Anderson. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults and Youth: United States, 2011-2014. Cynthia L. Ogden, Margaret D. Carroll, Cheryl D. Fryar, Katherine M. Flegal. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Hypertension Prevalence and Control Among Adults: United States, 2011-2014. Sung Sug (Sarah) Yoon, Cheryl D. Fryar, Margaret D. Carroll. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

How Does Cause of Death Contribute to the Hispanic Mortality Advantage in the United States? Elizabeth Arias, Kenneth D. Kochanek, Robert N. Anderson. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Variation in Operating Characteristics of Residential Care Communities, by Size of Community: United States, 2014. Christine Caffrey, Lauren Harris-Kojetin, Manisha Sengupta. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Variation in Residential Care Community Resident Characteristics, by Size of Community: United States, 2014. Manisha Sengupta, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin, Christine Caffrey. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Variation in Operating Characteristics of Adult Day Services Centers, by Center Ownership: United States, 2014. Vincent Rome, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin, Eunice Park-Lee. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Viral Hepatitis Among Non-Hispanic Asian Adults in the United States, 2011-2014. Deanna Kruszon-Moran, Ryne Paulose-Ram, Maxine Denniston, Geraldine McQuillan. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Total and High-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol in Adults: United States, 2011-2014. Margaret D. Carroll, Cheryl D. Fryar, Brian K. Kit. 2015.
Location: Vital Statistics.

Electronic Resource

The Measurement of Non-Communicable Diseases in 25 Countries with Demographic and Health Surveys. Mitsuaki Hirai, Nisha Grover, Cheng Huang. 2015.

Geographic Variation in Key Indicators of Maternal and Child Health Across 27 Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Clara R. Burgert-Brucker, Jennifer Yourkavitch, Shireen Assaf, Stephen Delgado. 2015.

Religion and Reproductive Behavior in Sub-Saharan Africa. Charles F. Westoff, Kristin Bietsch. 2015.

Men and Contraception: Trends in Attitudes and Use. Kerry L.D. MacQuarrie, Jeffrey Edmeades, Mara Steinhaus, Sara K. Head. 2015.

Contraception Needed to Avoid High-Fertility-Risk Births, and Maternal and Child Deaths that Would be Averted. Shea Rutstein, Rebecca Winter. 2015.

The Relationship Between the Health Service Environment and Service Utilization: Linking Population Data to Health Facilities Data in Haiti and Malawi. Wenjuan Wang, Rebecca Winter, Lindsay Mallick, Lia Florey, Clara Burgert-Brucker, Emily Carter. 2015.

Increasing Equity of Insecticide-Treated Net Ownership in Sub-Saharan Africa from 2003 to 2014. Cameron Taylor, Lia Florey, Yazoume Ye. 2015.

An Inventory of Alcohol-Related Questions in the Demographic and Health Surveys and an Analysis of Alcohol Use and Unsafe Sex in Sub-Saharan Africa. Lindsay Mallick, Shireen Assaf. 2015.

Uptake and Discontinuation of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs) in Low-Income Countries. Sarah Staveteig, Lindsay Mallick, Rebecca Winter. 2015.

Quality of Care in Family Planning Services at Health Facilities in Senegal. Shireen Assaf, Wenjuan Wang, Lindsay Mallick. 2015.

Malawi: Service Provision Assessment (SPA), 2013-14. 2014.

Egypt: Demographic and Health Survey, 2014. 2015.

Burkina Faso: Enquête sur les Indicateurs du Paludisme au Burkina Faso (EIPBF). 2015.

Sénégal: Enquête Démographique et de Santé Continue (EDS-Continue), 2012-2014. Résultats Régionaux.

Malawi: Malaria Indicator Survey, 2014. 2015.

Uganda Malaria Indicator Survey, 2014-2015. 2015.

Creating Spatial Interpolation Surfaces with DHS Data. Peter Gething, Andy Tatem, Tom Bird, Clara R. Burgert-Brucker. 2015.