Patterns and causes of hospital maternal mortality in Tanzania: A 10-year retrospective analysis.

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Summary of "Patterns and causes of hospital maternal mortality in Tanzania: A 10-year retrospective analysis."

Maternal mortality is among the most important public health concerns in Sub-Saharan Africa. There is limited data on hospital-based maternal mortality in Tanzania. The objective of this study was to determine the causes and maternal mortality trends in public hospitals of Tanzania from 2006-2015.


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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0214807


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