[The contribution of violence to maternal mortality in Morelos, Mexico].

@article{Campero2006TheCO,
  title={[The contribution of violence to maternal mortality in Morelos, Mexico].},
  author={L. Uribe Campero and Dilys Walker and Bernardo Hernandez and Henry Espinoza and Sof{\'i}a Reynoso and Ana Langer},
  journal={Salud publica de Mexico},
  year={2006},
  volume={48 Suppl 2},
  pages={S297-306}
}
OBJECTIVE To document the under-registration of violent deaths related to pregnancy and the importance of considering these violent deaths within the definition of maternal mortality. MATERIAL AND METHODS The study was carried out in the state of Morelos, based on the review of all death certificates (394) of reproductive aged women (12-49 years) who died during 2001. Based on a list of diagnostic criteria we eliminated 167 certificates that were neither violent deaths nor maternal deaths… CONTINUE READING

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The study was carried out in the state of Morelos , based on the review of all death certificates ( 394 ) of reproductive aged women ( 12 - 49 years ) who died during 2001 .
The study was carried out in the state of Morelos , based on the review of all death certificates ( 394 ) of reproductive aged women ( 12 - 49 years ) who died during 2001 .
The study was carried out in the state of Morelos , based on the review of all death certificates ( 394 ) of reproductive aged women ( 12 - 49 years ) who died during 2001 .
The study was carried out in the state of Morelos , based on the review of all death certificates ( 394 ) of reproductive aged women ( 12 - 49 years ) who died during 2001 .
The study was carried out in the state of Morelos , based on the review of all death certificates ( 394 ) of reproductive aged women ( 12 - 49 years ) who died during 2001 .
The study was carried out in the state of Morelos , based on the review of all death certificates ( 394 ) of reproductive aged women ( 12 - 49 years ) who died during 2001 .
Violent deaths related to pregnancy should be included in official maternal mortality statistics as indirect causes of maternal deaths .
Violent deaths related to pregnancy should be included in official maternal mortality statistics as indirect causes of maternal deaths .
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