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Estimating global mortality from potentially foodborne diseases: an analysis using vital registration data

Laura A Hanson1*, Elizabeth A Zahn1, Sommer R Wild1, Dörte Döpfer2, James Scott3 and Claudia Stein4

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1 Saint Olaf College, Northfield, MN, USA

2 Department of Medical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA

3 Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Colby College, Waterville, ME, USA

4 World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Population Health Metrics 2012, 10:5  doi:10.1186/1478-7954-10-5

Published: 16 March 2012

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Table A1: Descriptions and summary statistics for the 40 explanatory variables considered during model building. Table A2: Statistical summary of final predicative model.

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Table A3: Outcomes for the predictive validity check using four competing models compared to the predictions of the final model proposed in the manuscript.

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