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How to reduce maternal mortality rates in the United States.

Livingston E, Howell EA. JAMA Clin Rev. April 2, 2019.

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May 8, 2019

Livingston E, Howell EA. JAMA Clin Rev. April 2, 2019.

Maternal mortality in the United States is gaining increased attention as a patient safety concern. This podcast discusses conditions known to challenge maternal safety, the high incidence of preventable harm in this population, and care bundles as an improvement strategy. A recent Annual Perspective summarized national initiatives to improve safety in maternity care.