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Mortality rate

mortality rate

(Science: statistics) The proportion of deaths in a population or to a specific number of the population. The ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year.

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Mad scientists breeding mega-viruses

... developed a strain of H5N1 which would kill millions, at a 60% mortality rate. This new strain is supposedly incredibly more lethal and contagious. So it has already ...

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by ChesneMD
Sat Dec 17, 2011 10:52 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mad scientists breeding mega-viruses
Replies: 3
Views: 1570

Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

... Thrombosis and Myocardial Infarction and Stroke. Apart from the high mortality rate - it is estimated that CVD kills 140,000 people a year under 75 years old, chronic heart ...

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by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
Replies: 5
Views: 10350

Questions regarding bloodborne viruses...

If you could figure out how the virus generates the positive effects, you wouldn't need the virus to do it; if you couldn't ... gaffe a lot of fiction makes. Pandemics, really bad ones, rarely have a mortality rate above 15%.

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by Darby
Fri Feb 26, 2010 1:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Questions regarding bloodborne viruses...
Replies: 6
Views: 3939

H1N1 Scare

... one, except that it has a different season. If anything, the mortality rate is well below the normal rates, partly because of the panic ramping up the response and ...

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by Darby
Sun Jun 21, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: H1N1 Scare
Replies: 11
Views: 10429

Fitness and Diet

... certain foods have to be avoided perhaps they have to be consumed moderately or occasionally, I agree too of your willingness to increase more ... the less quality the living standards are, the high in morbidity and mortality rate certainly. I’ve said too much here, getting out of the topic ...

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by mcar
Tue May 12, 2009 3:39 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Fitness and Diet
Replies: 14
Views: 23210
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