Facility-based maternal death reviews: effects on maternal mortality in a district hospital in Senegal.

@article{Dumont2006FacilitybasedMD,
  title={Facility-based maternal death reviews: effects on maternal mortality in a district hospital in Senegal.},
  author={Alexandre Dumont and Alioune Gaye and Luc de Bernis and Nils Chaillet and Anne Landry and Joanne Delage and M Bouvier-colle},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2006},
  volume={84 3},
  pages={218-24}
}
OBJECTIVE The improvement of obstetric services is one of the key components of the Safe Motherhood Programme. Reviewing maternal deaths and complications is one method that may make pregnancy safer, but there is no evidence about the effectiveness of this strategy. The objective of our before and after study is to assess the effect of facility-based maternal deaths reviews (MDR) on maternal mortality rates in a district hospital in Senegal that provides primary and referral maternity services… CONTINUE READING
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