TITLE

Stark contrasts

AUTHOR(S)
Morris, Lauralee
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/10/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 10, pE234
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
45077575

 

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