Maternal mortality in China, 1996-2005.

  title={Maternal mortality in China, 1996-2005.},
  author={Juan Liang and Jun Zhu and Li Hua Dai and Xiaohong Li and Mingrong Li and Yan-Ping Wang},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  volume={110 2},
OBJECTIVE To analyze the trend in maternal mortality ratio (MMR), characteristics and causes of maternal deaths, and factors influencing the MMR in China between 1996 and 2005. METHODS Data used in this study are based on the nationwide maternal mortality surveillance system. Trend in MMR and cause-specific mortality were analyzed using the Cochran-Armitage trend test. RESULTS From 1996 to 2005, MMR was higher in rural areas than in urban areas; and highest in remote areas followed by inner… CONTINUE READING
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