Friday, Jan 27, 2023

maternal mortality rate


Maharashtra ranks second in country for efforts to bring down maternal mortality rate

December 17, 2022 10:55 am

Dr Bharati Pawar, Union Minister for State for Health and Family Welfare, gave away the awards at a workshop held on December 14 in New Delhi.

Explained — Maternal mortality rate in the states: Assam 229, Kerala 42

November 09, 2019 6:31 pm

This rate reflects the risk of maternal death per pregnancy or per birth and the level of fertility in a population. The bulletin provides details of both measures.

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

July 29, 2019 4:58 am

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

June 10, 2018 4:03 pm

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

June 08, 2018 12:14 am

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

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

June 07, 2018 12:45 am

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

April 01, 2014 4:01 am

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

Delivering health

January 06, 2014 12:57 pm

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

Maternal deaths on the rise,hypertension a major cause

August 26, 2013 1:25 am

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

HC seeks govt reply on steps to improve MMR

August 28, 2012 5:26 am

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.