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Highlighting the work of midwives: IDM 2015 and the post-MDG future

By Suzanne Stalls, CNM, MA, FACNM, ACNM Vice President of Global Outreach The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) draw to a close this year, and maternal and child health providers have much to reflect on for numbers 4 and 5. Millennium Development Goal 5 is to reduce maternal mortality by 75%. Unfortunately, the global rate of maternal mortality has been falling annually at less than half of what would be required to achieve the goal. While the number of deaths has fallen significantly, ...

Posted By Barbra Elenbaas | 5/5/2015 3:06:20 PM



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