Pattern of severe maternal morbidity in a tertiary hospital of Delhi, India: a pilot study.

@article{Chhabra2008PatternOS,
  title={Pattern of severe maternal morbidity in a tertiary hospital of Delhi, India: a pilot study.},
  author={Pragti Chhabra and Kiran Guleria and Narinder Kumar Saini and Kannan Tupil Anjur and Neelam Bala Vaid},
  journal={Tropical doctor},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={201-4}
}
Severe maternal morbidity also known as 'near miss' may be a good indicator of the quality and effectiveness of obstetric care, as it may identify priorities in maternal care more rapidly than mortality alone. The objective of the study was to observe the pattern of severe maternal morbidity and its associated factors in a tertiary care hospital in Delhi. All patients admitted to the obstetrics and gynaecology department who fulfilled the definition of severe maternal morbidity conditions were… CONTINUE READING

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