Postnatal maternal morbidity: extent, causes, prevention and treatment

@article{Glazener1995PostnatalMM,
  title={Postnatal maternal morbidity: extent, causes, prevention and treatment},
  author={Cathryn Ma Glazener and Mona Abdalla and P. Stroud and Allan Templeton and Ian T Russell and Simon Alexander Naji},
  journal={BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics \& Gynaecology},
  year={1995},
  volume={102}
}
  • C. Glazener, M. Abdalla, S. Naji
  • Published 1 April 1995
  • Medicine, Education, Political Science
  • BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Objective To describe the prevalence and causes of postnatal maternal morbidity. 

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