The content, links, and pdfs are no longer maintained and might be outdated.
- The content on this page is being archived for historic and reference purposes only.
- For current, updated information see the MMWR website.
Errata: Vol. 60, No. 30
In the report, "Notes from the Field: Malnutrition and Mortality—Southern Somalia, July 2011," irregularities in data quality were found on further examination of two of the 15 survey datasets and in the under-5 mortality data. Consequently, anthropometric and mortality estimates from the Bakool Agropastoral and pastoral surveys and estimates of under-5 mortality rates from all survey areas should be disregarded. This does not change the broader conclusion that a severe nutrition crisis with high mortality exists in most of the areas assessed, and famine conditions are present in at least two areas surveyed. It also highlights the challenges of analyzing data collected remotely from insecure regions.
All MMWR HTML versions of articles are electronic conversions from typeset documents.
This conversion might result in character translation or format errors in the HTML version.
Users are referred to the electronic PDF version (http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr)
and/or the original MMWR paper copy for printable versions of official text, figures, and tables.
An original paper copy of this issue can be obtained from the Superintendent of Documents, U.S.
Government Printing Office (GPO), Washington, DC 20402-9371;
telephone: (202) 512-1800. Contact GPO for current prices.
**Questions or messages regarding errors in formatting should be addressed to email@example.com.