Measuring Quality of Maternal and Newborn Care in Developing Countries Using Demographic and Health Surveys

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BACKGROUND One of the greatest obstacles facing efforts to address quality of care in low and middle income countries is the absence of relevant and reliable data. This article proposes a methodology for creating a single "Quality Index" (QI) representing quality of maternal and neonatal health care based upon data collected as part of the Demographic and… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0157110

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