The need for innovation and implementation research for maternal and newborn health
Obstetrics and Gynaecology (East Africa)
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
(2016). The need for innovation and implementation research for maternal and newborn health. The Lancet, 388(10052), p1374-p1374.
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