Child Death Review (CDR) is the multidisciplinary review of individual child deaths to help communities understand why children die and equip them to effectively prevent future fatalities. Click here to learn more about CDR.
Fetal and Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) is the community-based, action-oriented process of reviewing fetal and infant death cases to improve maternal and infant health outcomes. Click here to learn more about FIMR.
The National Fatality Review-Case Reporting System (NFR-CRS) is the data system supporting CDR and FIMR teams across the country. Click here to learn more about the NFR-CRS and data-related activities.
The National Center develops a wide range of resources to support the work of CDR and FIMR teams. Click here to explore our guidance documents for teams, webinars, training module series, and other helpful resources.
The National Center for Fatality Review and Prevention (National Center) added the Life Stressors, Section I7, in the release of version 5.1 of National Fatality Review-Case Reporting System (NFR-CRS). We created a document intended to inform fatality review coordinators and teams with options for how to complete the Life Stressors Section.
Reviewing COVID-19 Deaths
We have published a Guidance and several other tools designed to help teams review deaths due to COVID-19. Click here to go to our Written Products page to find these tools.