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Maternal Mortality

Known as: mortality maternal, death maternal, Mortality, Maternal 
The death of a woman while pregnant or within 42 days of the end of the pregnancy, irrespective of the duration or anatomic site of the pregnancy… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND Data for the causes of maternal deaths are needed to inform policies to improve maternal health. We developed and… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND The fifth Millennium Development Goal (MDG 5) established the goal of a 75% reduction in the maternal mortality ratio… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Preeclampsia/eclampsia is one of the 3 leading causes of maternal morbidity and mortality worldwide. During the past 50 years… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Maternal mortality remains a major challenge to health systems worldwide. Reliable information about the rates and… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVE To analyse preterm birth rates worldwide to assess the incidence of this public health problem, map the regional… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Maternal and child undernutrition is highly prevalent in low-income and middle-income countries, resulting in substantial… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The risk of a woman dying as a result of pregnancy or childbirth during her lifetime is about one in six in the poorest parts of… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
The concept of knowing what works in terms of reducing maternal mortality is complicated by a huge diversity of country contexts… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
BACKGROUND The reduction of maternal deaths is a key international development goal. Evidence-based health policies and… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
The Prevention of Maternal Mortality Program is a collaborative effort of Columbia University's Center for Population and Family… Expand
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