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Authors' Response to Editorial: Maternal Death Surveillance and Response: A Tall Order for Effectiveness in Resource-Poor Settings.

Smith, Helen, Ameh, Charles, Godia, Pamela, Maua, Judith, Bartilol, Kigen, Amoth, Patrick, Mathai, Matthews and van den Broek, Nynke (2017) 'Authors' Response to Editorial: Maternal Death Surveillance and Response: A Tall Order for Effectiveness in Resource-Poor Settings.'. Global Health: Science and Practice, Vol 5, Issue 4, pp. 697-698.

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Abstract

We thank Marge Koblinksy for her considered editorial on the Maternal Death Surveillance and Response (MDSR) approach used in Kenya and lessons learned, described in our recent article published in GHSP. Her views on the potential effectiveness of MDSR in resource-limited settings, however, seem pessimistic.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health > WA 30 Socioeconomic factors in public health (General)
WA Public Health > Health Problems of Special Population Groups > WA 310 Maternal welfare
WA Public Health > Statistics. Surveys > WA 900 Public health statistics
WQ Obstetrics > Pregnancy > WQ 200 General works
WZ History of Medicine. Medical Miscellany > History, By Period, Locality, etc. > WZ 112 Collective biography
Faculty: Department: Clinical Sciences & International Health > International Public Health Department
Digital Object Identifer (DOI): https://doi.org/10.9745/GHSP-D-17-00407
SWORD Depositor: JISC Pubrouter
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2018 14:31
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2018 16:29
URI: http://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/8066

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