Marigold dream, maternal nightmare

Roedde, Gretchen
July 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/31/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 3, p275
Academic Journal
The author discussed the prevalence of maternal mortality in Nepal. She laments that among the United Nations Millennium Development Goals, the least progress is being made with maternal health. She suggests that getting back on track to achieving the goals will require primary heatlh care interventions, stronger clinical services and greater resources. She also cites the importance of dealing with women's low status.


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