The impact of obstetric unit closures on maternal and infant pregnancy outcomes.

@article{Lorch2013TheIO,
  title={The impact of obstetric unit closures on maternal and infant pregnancy outcomes.},
  author={Scott A Lorch and Sindhu K. Srinivas and Corinne E. Ahlberg and Dylan S. Small},
  journal={Health services research},
  year={2013},
  volume={48 2 Pt 1},
  pages={455-75}
}
OBJECTIVE To define the association between large-scale obstetric unit closures and relative changes in maternal and neonatal outcomes. DATA SOURCES/STUDY SETTING Birth and death certificates were linked to maternal and neonatal hospital discharge records for all births between January 1, 1995 and June 30, 2005 in Philadelphia, which experienced the… CONTINUE READING
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