Socio-economic improvements and health system strengthening of maternity care are contributing to maternal mortality reduction in Cambodia.

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Maternal mortality has been falling significantly in Cambodia since 2005 though it had been stagnant for at least 15 years before that. This paper analyzes the evolution of some major societal and health system factors based on recent national and international reports. The maternal mortality ratio fell from 472 per 100,000 live births in 2000-2005 to 206… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0968-8080(12)39620-1

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