Tetanus and pregnancy-related mortality in Bangladesh

Roger Rochat, Halida Akhter

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Abstract

A national survey of health-care providers in Bangladesh identified 298 women who died from pregnancy-related tetanus. Immunising all girls with tetanus toxoid and providing safe menstrual regulation services would prevent such deaths.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalLancet
Volume354
Issue number9178
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 14 1999
Externally publishedYes

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Tetanus and pregnancy-related mortality in Bangladesh. / Rochat, Roger; Akhter, Halida.

In: Lancet, Vol. 354, No. 9178, 14.08.1999.

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Rochat, Roger ; Akhter, Halida. / Tetanus and pregnancy-related mortality in Bangladesh. In: Lancet. 1999 ; Vol. 354, No. 9178.
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