Community Based Maternal Death Review: Lessons Learned from Ten Districts in Andhra Pradesh, India

  title={Community Based Maternal Death Review: Lessons Learned from Ten Districts in Andhra Pradesh, India},
  author={Samiksha Singh and Gudlavalleti Venkata Satyanarayana Murthy and Anitha Thippaiah and Sanjeev Upadhyaya and M. Vikas Krishna and Rajan Shukla and S. R. Srikrishna},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
Maternal death is as much a social phenomenon as a medical event. Maternal death review (MDR), a strategy for monitoring maternal deaths, provides information on medical, social and health system factors that should be addressed to redress gaps in service provision or utilisation. To strengthen MDR implementation in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. The project involved development of state specific guidelines, technical assistance in operationalization and analysing processes and findings of… CONTINUE READING
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