Stark contrasts

Morris, Lauralee
November 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/10/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 10, pE234
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Stark contrasts," by Lauralee Morris, which appeared at www.cmaj.ca on October 5, 2009. It focuses on the maternal health in Sudan. It relates the author's experience when she worked at Méicins Sans Frontières in Lankien, southern Sudan where she witnessed the highest levels of maternal mortality in the world. It mentions the 2006 Sudan Household Survey which shows the estimation of maternal mortality ratio.


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