Capacity building in obstetrics and gynaecology through academic partnerships to improve global women's health beyond 2015.

@article{Anderson2015CapacityBI,
  title={Capacity building in obstetrics and gynaecology through academic partnerships to improve global women's health beyond 2015.},
  author={Frank Walter Anderson and Timothy Robert Johnson},
  journal={BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2015},
  volume={122 2},
  pages={
          170-3
        }
}
Significant progress has been made since Allen Rosenfield termed maternal mortality a neglected tragedy and asked ‘where is the M in MCH?’ Recent data from the World Health Organization demonstrates significant declines in maternal mortality ratios, with a 49% reduction in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), from 990 in 1990 to 510 per 100 000 live births in 2013. Still, Millennium Development Goal (MDG) targets for maternal mortality in SSA will not be reached. Post 2015 reductions in maternal… CONTINUE READING
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