Maternal mortality during hospital admission for delivery: a retrospective analysis using a state-maintained database.

@article{Panchal2001MaternalMD,
  title={Maternal mortality during hospital admission for delivery: a retrospective analysis using a state-maintained database.},
  author={Sunil Panchal and Amelia M. Arria and Sumedha A Labhsetwar},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2001},
  volume={93 1},
  pages={134-41}
}
UNLABELLED This study reports the overall age- and race-specific delivery mortality ratios from January 1984 to December 1997 and medical and demographic risk factors associated with maternal death during hospital admission for delivery. We performed a retrospective case control study using patient records from a state-maintained anonymous database of all nonfederal Maryland hospitals that performed deliveries from 1984 to 1997. Variables studied included patient demographics and International… CONTINUE READING