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Maternal Mortality

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Maternal Mortality
Publications: 2,579| Citation Count: 15,320
Stemming Variations: maternal mortal, maternal mortalities, maternity mortality
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    • Maternal mortality is a global burden, with more than 500,000 women dying each year due to pregnancy and childbirth-related complications. Birth-preparedness and complication readiness is a comprehensive strategy to improve the use of skilled providers at birth, the key intervention to decrease maternal mortality. Birth-preparedness and complication readiness include many elements, including: (a) knowledge of danger signs; (b) plan for where to give birth; (c) plan for a birth attendant; (d) plan for transportation; and (e) plan for saving money...

    Allisyn C. Moranet al. Birth-Preparedness for Maternal Health: Findings from Koupéla District...

    • Maternal mortality is a priority issue worldwide, most cases occur in underdeveloped countries with illiteracy, poorly accessible rural areas and with poor access and insufficient trained health personnel. Objectives. This study explores the perceptions of health personnel and the community in relation to cultural appropriateness of maternal perinatal services in the Huánuco Region, observing critical aspects of proposal offer and the needs of the population...

    Julio Maycaet al. PERCEPCIONES DEL PERSONAL DE SALUD Y LA COMUNIDAD SOBRE LA ADECUACIÓN ...

    • Maternal mortality is an important measure of women's health and indicative of the performance of health care systems. Several international conferences, most recently the Millennium Summit in 2000, have included the goal of reducing maternal mortality...

    Carla AbouZahret al. Maternal mortality at the end of a decade: signs of progress?

    • Maternal mortality is an important public-health issue in India, specifically in Gujarat. Contributing factors are the Government's inability to operationalize the First Referral Units and to provide an adequate level of skilled birth attendants, especially to the poor. In response, the Gujarat state has developed a unique public-private partnership called the Chiranjeevi Scheme. This scheme focuses on institutional delivery, specifically emergency obstetric care for the poor...

    Ramesh Bhatet al. Maternal Healthcare Financing: Gujarat’s Chiranjeevi Scheme and Its Be...

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