Jean-Pierre Durif-Varembont

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BACKGROUND For twenty years, most of industrial countries developed recommendations on regionalization of perinatal care. Perinatal regionalization is particularly aimed at improving morbidity and mortality outcomes of low birth weight newborns by transferring pregnant women to the maternity units having a medical or neonatal environment suited to the risks(More)
In France, the policy on decentralisation and the organisation of prenatal care is governed and mandated by a decree issued in 1998 whose objective is to improve prevention of pre-maturity and prenatal risks. Within this context, 49 maternal and child health professionals were interviewed by using a qualitative questionnaire to evaluate the implementation(More)
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