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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
2019
Review
2019
Background Approximately 700 women die from pregnancy-related complications in the United States every year. Methods Data from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Background Millennium Development Goal 5 calls for a 75% reduction in the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) between 1990 and 2015… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 5 Target 5A calls for the reduction of maternal mortality ratio by three quarters between 1990… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
This report presents the global regional and country estimates of maternal mortality in 2008 and the findings of the assessment… 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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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Maternal mortality, as a largely avoidable cause of death, is an important focus of international development efforts… 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
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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
2001
Review
2001
The relationship of anemia as a risk factor for maternal mortality was analyzed by using cross-sectional, longitudinal and case… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
  • L. Duley
  • British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 21498413
Objective To present estimates of maternal mortality associated with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in Africa, Asia, Latin… Expand
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