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Table 3 Comparison of cause-specific mortality fractions according to InterVA and physician review.

From: Adaptation of a probabilistic method (InterVA) of verbal autopsy to improve the interpretation of cause of stillbirth and neonatal death in Malawi, Nepal, and Zimbabwe

  Malawi
69 VA
Nepal
385 VA
Zimbabwe
180 VA
  Physician
review
InterVA Physician
review
InterVA Physician
review
InterVA
Stillbirth 28.0 44.3 44.0 45.2 16.5 20.1
Perinatal asphyxia 18.8 19.4 21.5 26.4 11.3 9.9
Neonatal infections 23.3 26.0 28.0 20.4 30.6 44.5
Prematurity 10.4 7.5 3.1 6.5 18.2 23.9
Congenital malformations 2.2 1.3 0.8 0.9 1.3 0.4
Other 13.3   1.6   9.5  
Indeterminate 4.0 1.5 1.0 0.6 12.8 1.3