Using the 3-delays framework to prevent stillbirth: a mixed-methods study in Tanzania and Zambia

Using the 3-delays framework to prevent stillbirth: a mixed-methods study in Tanzania and Zambia

Tina Lavender (1), Rose Laisser (2), Chowa Tembo (3), Chris Sutton (4), Kieran Blaikie (4), Carol Bedwell (1) (1) Division of Nursing Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK, (2) The Catholic University of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania, (3) Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia, (4) Centre for Biostatistics, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. Background: The Lancet Stillbirth Series highlighted the need for further research in LMICs

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A grounded-theory study on the impact of disrespectful maternal and newborn care on stillbirth experiences, in Zambia and Tanzania

A grounded-theory study on the impact of disrespectful maternal and newborn care on stillbirth experiences, in Zambia and Tanzania

Tina Lavender (1), Rose Laisser (2), Chowa Tembo (3), Carol Bedwell (1) (1) Division of Nursing Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK, (2) The Catholic University of Health Sciences, Mwanza, Tanzania, (3) Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia Background Most stillbirths occur in low income countries. In Tanzania and Zambia the rates are 22.5 and 20.9 per 1000 live births, respectively. Despite the huge burden of stillbirth

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