Maternal mortality in Syria: causes, contributing factors and preventability
Abstract:Objectives To describe the biomedical and other causes of maternal death in Syria and to assess their preventability.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Damascus University, Damascus, Syria 2: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Damascus University, Damascus, Syria 3: Division of Reproductive Health, Ministry of Health, Damascus, Syria 4: Primary Health Directorate, Ministry of Health, Damascus, Syria 5: Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Publication date: September 1, 2009