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Two quality measures used for obstetric care not associated with severe complications in mothers and babies

Two quality measures used for obstetric care not associated with severe complications in mothers and babies


Each year in the United States, about 60,000 women and one out of every ten low-risk babies experience severe complications during and after childbirth. There are quality measures used to assess these complication rates in order to help hospitals provide better care. A new study evaluated two of these measures to determine if they were associated with severe complications in mothers and babies

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