Changes and Equity in Use of Maternal Health Care in China: from 1991 to 2003

  title={Changes and Equity in Use of Maternal Health Care in China: from 1991 to 2003},
  author={Zhuochun Wu and Peng Lei and Elina Hemminki and Ling Xu and Shenglan Tang and Xiaoyan Li and Joanna Raven and Jun Gao and Rachel J Tolhurst},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
To examine changes and equity in use of maternal care in different types of rural and urban areas in China from the early 1990s to early 2000s. Data were drawn from three National Health Household Interview Surveys conducted in 1993, 1998, and 2003. Analysis was based on married women aged between 15 and 49 who had live births within the 24 months prior to the survey. Nationally, the proportion of women receiving their first pre-natal visit within 12 weeks of gestation and the hospital delivery… CONTINUE READING
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