Maternal Health Task Force


Obstetric hemorrhage and safe blood for transfusion in Ethiopia: The challenges of bridging the gap

Updated Guidelines on Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth

In June 2017, the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the United Nations Population Fund released the second edition of “Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Guide for Midwives and Doctors.” The nearly 500-page document updated the clinical guidelines from the first edition published in more

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Cost-effectiveness of an ambulance-based referral system for emergency obstetrical and neonatal care in rural Ethiopia

Factors associated with maternal mortality in Malawi: Application of the three delays model

Evaluating facility-based decision-making in women with a prior cesarean delivery and association with maternal and perinatal outcomes

In Bangladesh’s tea gardens, saving mothers and newborns

The third delay: Understanding waiting time for obstetric referrals at a large regional hospital in Ghana

Enticing pregnant women in Liberia to give birth in health centers

Access barriers to obstetric care at health facilities in sub-Saharan Africa—a systematic review