Human immunodeficiency virus and AIDS and other important predictors of maternal mortality in Mulago Hospital Complex Kampala Uganda

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p565
Academic Journal
The article presents a study identifying the direct and indirect causes of severe maternal morbidity, predictors of progression from severe maternal morbidity to maternal mortality in Mulago hospital, Kampala, Uganda. The study found that the predictors of progression from severe maternal morbidity to mortality include residing far from hospital and HIV/AIDS. The study emphasized the need to improve on the referral system.


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