Improving maternity and infant birth outcomes in the u s
Download
1 / 1

Improving maternity and infant birth outcomes in the U.S. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 94 Views
  • Uploaded on

Improving maternity and infant birth outcomes in the U.S. Percentage of All Live Births by Cesarean Delivery, U.S. 1989-2007 :. 2010 32.8%.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Improving maternity and infant birth outcomes in the U.S.' - kuri


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Improving maternity and infant birth outcomes in the u s
Improving maternity and infant birth outcomes in the U.S.

Percentage of All Live Births by Cesarean Delivery, U.S. 1989-2007:

2010

32.8%

SOURCE: National Vital Statistics Reports, 61(1), Births in 2010, VitalStats, August 2012. * HCUP Fact Book No. 3. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; 2002. Care of Women in U.S. Hospitals, 2000.

Childbirth #1 reason for hospitalization, accounts for almost 25% of hospital stays*

Nearly one-third of births via caesarean section

Rising rates of some complications – 12% of births pre-term

Poor measures of quality of care

Increasing use of assisted reproductive technologies

Racial and ethnic disparities in U.S. maternal mortality rates

Post-partum depression a challenge for many women


ad