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Obstetric care navigation: a new approach to promote respectful maternity care and overcome barriers to safe motherhood

Reproductive Health201714:148

Received: 24 August 2017

Accepted: 2 November 2017

Published: 13 November 2017

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Original Submission
24 Aug 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
11 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kelsey Holt
30 Oct 2017 Author responded Author comments - Kirsten Austad
Resubmission - Version 2
30 Oct 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
2 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
13 Nov 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12978-017-0410-6

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Authors’ Affiliations

Wuqu’ Kawoq | Maya Health Alliance 2 Calle 5-43, Santiago Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Division of Women’s Health, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA
Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA