The use of maternal health care is typically patterned on socioeconomic and cultural contours. However, there is no clear perspective about how socioeconomic differences over time have contributed towards the use of maternal health care in India.
We determined the stillbirth rate and associated factors among women who delivered in rural hospitals in The Gambia. Obstetrics and Gynecology International. Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 186867, 8 pages. doi:10.1155/2010/186867
The death rates in the developing world of newborns, children and mothers during childbirth are staggering, but what is more shocking is that most of these deaths are preventable.
This qualitative descriptive study explored the perspectives and experiences of midwives, assistant physicians and medical doctors on the content and quality of maternal health care in rural Vietnam.
This study reports process evaluation data from the Ekjut cluster-randomised controlled trial of a participatory learning and action cycle with women's groups to improve maternal and newborn health outcomes in eastern India (2005-2008).
This study was designed to test the hypothesis that 2 training programs would reduce incrementally 7-day neonatal mortality rates for low-risk institutional deliveries.
Descargue abajo el folleto sobre la misión y objetivos de la Alianza de salud neonatal para América Latina y el Caribe
The Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health is a roadmap that identifies the finance and policy changes needed as well as critical interventions that can and do improve health and save lives. It lays out an approach for global, multi‐sector collaboration.