Volume 11 Supplement 2

Quality of Care in Maternal and Child Health


Edited by Tarek Meguid

The publication costs for this supplement were funded by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the Maternal Health Task Force at the Harvard School of Public Health. Articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements overseen by the Supplement Editor who declares that he has no competing interests.

  1. Review

    Evidence from facility level inputs to improve quality of care for maternal and newborn health: interventions and findings

    Most of the maternal and newborn deaths occur at birth or within 24 hours of birth. Therefore, essential lifesaving interventions need to be delivered at basic or comprehensive emergency obstetric care facilit...

    Jai K Das, Rohail Kumar, Rehana A Salam, Zohra S Lassi and Zulfiqar A Bhutta

    Reproductive Health 2014 11(Suppl 2):S4

    Published on: 4 September 2014

  2. Review

    Approaches to improve Quality of Care (QoC) for women and newborns: conclusions, evidence gaps and research priorities

    This series of papers focuses on a quality of care framework for maternal health, and systematically reviews the evidence of interventions aimed at improving care at the community-, district- and factility-lev...

    Zulfiqar A Bhutta, Rehana A Salam, Zohra S Lassi, Anne Austin and Ana Langer

    Reproductive Health 2014 11(Suppl 2):S5

    Published on: 4 September 2014