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Research Article

Quantifying Spatial Disparities in Neonatal Mortality Using a Structured Additive Regression Model

  • Lawrence N. Kazembe mail,

    lkazembe@yahoo.com

    Affiliation: Applied Statistics and Epidemiology Research Unit, Mathematical Sciences Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi

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  • Placid M. G. Mpeketula

    Affiliation: Biology Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi

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  • Published: June 17, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0011180

About the Authors

Lawrence N. Kazembe
Applied Statistics and Epidemiology Research Unit, Mathematical Sciences Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi
Placid M. G. Mpeketula
Biology Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi

Corresponding Author

Email: lkazembe@yahoo.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LK PMGM. Performed the experiments: LK PMGM. Analyzed the data: LK PMGM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LK PMGM. Wrote the paper: LK PMGM.