Maternal Health Task Force


Jakaya Kikwete steps up for midwives as Kenya faces skills shortage

Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Guide for Midwives and Doctors

Quality of Routine Labor and Delivery Care in Uttar Pradesh, India: Are Private Facilities Better?

While studies of public facilities in India have indicated generally poor quality of care, evidence from private facilities—particularly for normal labor and delivery—is scarce. In an effort to address this evidence gap, a recent article from the Bulletin of the World Health Organization assessed the quality of essential obstetric and newborn care during routine labor and delivery in Uttar Pradesh, more

Categories: Quality of Maternal Health Care


The effect of an elective cesarean section on maternal request on peripartum anxiety and depression in women with childbirth fear: A systematic review

Incidence, management and outcome of women requiring massive transfusion after childbirth in the Netherlands: Secondary analysis of a nationwide cohort study between 2004 and 2006

Analysis of preventability of stroke-related maternal death from the nationwide registration system of maternal deaths in Japan

‘Midwifery is a calling, not just a profession’: Childbirth stories around the world

Rising trend in non-indicated caesarean deliveries: Can the trend be reversed?

The placenta accreta spectrum: Pathophysiology and evidence-based anatomy for prenatal ultrasound imaging