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Mother & Newborn, Malawi
Mother & Newborn, Malawi

Top 5 reads on Quality and Content of Care

This step lays out key readings for this week covering quality and content of care.

Council on Patient Safety In Womens’ Healthcare. Implementing Quality Improvement Projects Toolkit. 2017. Available from: http://safehealthcareforeverywoman.org/patient-safety-tools/implementing-quality- improvement-projects/

Filby A, McConville, Portela A. What prevents quality midwifery care? A systematic mapping of barriers in low and middle income countries from the provider perspective. 2016. Available from: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0153391

Freedman LP, Ramsey K, Abuya T, et al. 2014. Defining disrespect and abuse of women in childbirth: a research, policy and rights agenda. Available from: http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/92/12/14-137869/en/

Miller S, Abalos E, Chamilliar M, et al. Beyond too little, too late and too much, too soon : a pathway towards evidence-based, respectful maternity care worldwide. 2016. Available from: http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(16)31472-6.pdf

Shaw D, Guise JM, Shah N, et al. Drivers of maternity care in high-income countries: can health systems support woman-centred care? 2016. Available from: http://www.thelancet.com/pdfs/journals/lancet/PIIS0140-6736(16)31527-6.pdf

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The Lancet Maternal Health Series: Global Research and Evidence

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