The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 52, Issue 5, pp 439–443 | Cite as

Why infant mortality is low in Kerala

  • Elsie Philip
Special Articles


Infant Mortality National Average Infant Death Smallpox Soman 


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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Elsie Philip
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  1. 1.Department of PadiatricsS.A.T. Hospital, Medical CollegeTrivandrum

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