Maternal Health Task Force


Effect of provision of home-based curative health services by public sector health-care providers on neonatal survival: A community-based cluster-randomised trial in rural Pakistan

The cost effectiveness of a quality improvement program to reduce maternal and fetal mortality in a regional referral hospital in Accra, Ghana

Satisfaction with caregivers during labour among low risk women in the Netherlands: The association with planned place of birth and transfer of care during labour

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

Categories: Maternal Health


Identification of barriers and facilitators for optimal cesarean section care: Perspective of professionals

Putting women at the center: A review of Indian policy to address person-centered care in maternal and newborn health, family planning and abortion

Landscape evaluation of maternal health quality of care in India

Person-Centered Group Antenatal Care in Eastern Uganda: Reaching Women Through Pregnancy Clubs

Group antenatal care, initially developed in the U.S. several decades ago, is a promising model that responds to women’s health and information concerns during pregnancy. Management Sciences for Health is testing the feasibility and acceptability of person-centered, group antenatal care in the context of eastern more

Categories: Cross-post Quality of Maternal Health Care


Community and health system intervention to reduce disrespect and abuse during childbirth in Tanga Region, Tanzania: A comparative before-and-after study

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