Severe maternal morbidity during pregnancy, delivery and puerperium in the Netherlands: a nationwide population-based study of 371,000 pregnancies.

@article{Zwart2008SevereMM,
  title={Severe maternal morbidity during pregnancy, delivery and puerperium in the Netherlands: a nationwide population-based study of 371,000 pregnancies.},
  author={Joost J. Zwart and J M Richters and Ferko G Ory and Johanna I P de Vries and Kitty W M Bloemenkamp and Jos J M van Roosmalen},
  journal={BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={115 7},
  pages={842-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess incidence, case fatality rate, risk factors and substandard care in severe maternal morbidity in the Netherlands. DESIGN Prospective population-based cohort study. SETTING All 98 maternity units in the Netherlands. POPULATION All pregnant women in the Netherlands. METHODS Cases of severe maternal morbidity were collected during a 2-year period. All pregnant women in the Netherlands in the same period acted as reference cohort (n = 371,021). As immigrant women are… CONTINUE READING

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