Maternal Death

Known as: Maternal Deaths, Death, Maternal, Deaths, Maternal 
The death of the female parent.
National Institutes of Health

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2017
Review
2017
Importance The increasing use of cesarean delivery is an emerging global health issue. Prior estimates of China's cesarean rate… (More)
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Background Millennium Development Goal 5 calls for a 75% reduction in the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) between 1990 and 2015… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
BACKGROUND The developing world accounts for 99% of global maternal deaths. Men in developing countries are the chief decision… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Family planning is one of the four pillars of the Safe Motherhood Initiative to reduce maternal death in developing… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Preeclampsia/eclampsia is one of the 3 leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality worldwide. During the past 50 years… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
a MRC Maternal and Infant Health Care Strategies Research Unit, University of Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa. b Department of… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The continuum of care has become a rallying call to reduce the yearly toll of half a million maternal deaths, 4 million neonatal… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
In developed countries where maternal death is rare, the factors surrounding the death are often peculiar to the event and are… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
A maternal death follows a registerable live birth or stillbirth at or more than 24 weeks of gestation. Maternal deaths are… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The relationship of anemia as a risk factor for maternal mortality was analyzed by using cross-sectional, longitudinal and case… (More)
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