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Obstetrics

  • By: Toyin Ajayi
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Each year, over half a million women die as a result of complications of pregnancy, childbirth and abortion. The vast majority of these deaths are preventable and occur in developing countries in contexts where women lack access to good quality, skilled ...

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