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Project Sahara: In Ahmedabad, new tool to help reduce maternal mortality

While there were 8 maternal deaths in the district because of PPH between January and November 2018, since the introduction of this initiative there have been no PPH deaths.

WHO commends India for reducing maternal mortality ratio by 77 per cent

India has registered a significant decline in Maternal Mortality Ratio, recording a 22 per cent reduction in such deaths since 2013, according to a Sample Registration System bulletin released earlier this week.


How India has reduced maternal mortality, and what challenges remain

Various initiatives under NRHM show results, but India still behind target

Explained Snippets: Drop in maternal mortality ratio, driven by action-group states

Complications during pregnancy and childbirth are a leading cause of death and disability among women of reproductive age in developing countries.

City’s maternal mortality rate at alarming 158

Civic health dept claims high figure due to patients from outside city.

Delivering health

This refers to the editorial ‘Mother care’ (IE, January 2).


Maternal deaths on the rise,hypertension a major cause

Hypertension is emerging as a major cause of maternal deaths in the city

HC seeks govt reply on steps to improve MMR

The Gujarat High Court has ordered the state government to clear its stand on action it contemplates to take to improve the Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR) in the state.

Lancet: India records decline in maternal mortality rate

India,one of the six countries that account for 50 per cent of the maternal deaths worldwide,has reduced the Maternal Mortality Ratio...

Mid-term report: Slow progress on Plan goals for health

Unless the Union Health Ministry and the states step up their efforts and make them “focused” and “outcome-oriented”,the goals of the 11th Five Year Plan...