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Global study confirms high youth mortality rate

NEWS: 27 Apr 2012, Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee

A recent article in The Lancet confirms high suicide rates among New Zealand’s young people, who also face high mortality rates compared to many other developed countries.

Surviving the risk-taking years

MEDIA RELEASE: 29 Mar 2012, Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee

During the ‘middle years’ young people need to gain skills to protect them from injury or death as older teenagers, says the Chair of the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (CYMRC).

‘Middle years’ focus required to prevent teen deaths

MEDIA RELEASE: 2 Mar 2012, Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee

Australian and New Zealand authorities have called for an increased focus on the critical role parents and communities can play in educating young people about risk-taking and the risks they face as they approach adulthood

Perinatal and Maternal Mortality in 2009

NEWS: 28 Jul 2011, Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee

The Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee (PMMRC) has published its fifth annual report on the deaths of babies and their mothers in New Zealand.

Making New Zealand Hospitals Safer

NEWS: 17 Nov 2010, Adverse Events

The Commission has released the 2009/2010 report of serious and sentinel events across the country’s District Health Boards (DHBs).