Title

The need for innovation and implementation research for maternal and newborn health

Document Type

Article

Department

Obstetrics and Gynaecology (East Africa)

Abstract

Despite substantial progress during the Millennium Development Goals era, figures remain staggering: 303 000 women died due to pregnancy or childbirth-related causes in 2015;1 225 million women wanting to avoid pregnancy do not use safe and effective family planning;2 and 45% of all under-5 deaths happen during the neonatal period.3

Publication

The Lancet