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Factors associated with maternal death from direct pregnancy complications: a UK national case-control study.

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OBJECTIVE: To investigate the factors associated with maternal death from direct pregnancy complications in the UK. DESIGN: Unmatched case-control analysis. SETTING: All hospitals caring for pregnant women in the UK. POPULATION: A total of 135 women who died (cases) between 2009 and 2012 from eclampsia, pulmonary embolism, severe sepsis, amniotic fluid embolism, and peripartum haemorrhage, using data from the Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Death, and another 1661 women who survived severe...

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10.1111/1471-0528.13279

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
NPEU
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Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Journal:
BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology More from this journal
Volume:
122
Issue:
5
Pages:
653–662
Publication date:
2015-04-01
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EISSN:
1471-0528
ISSN:
1470-0328
Language:
English
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uuid:a0622caf-bb57-422a-be22-879849e3f26c
Local pid:
pubs:503345
Source identifiers:
503345
Deposit date:
2015-03-12

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