Journal article

Increases in Caesarean Delivery Rates and Change of Perinatal Outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Hospital-Level Analysis of Two WHO Surveys

Yanjun Zhao, Jun Zhang, Javier Zamora, Joshua Peter Vogel, Joao P Souza, Kapila Jayaratne, Togoobaatar Ganchimeg, Eduardo Ortiz-Panozo, Bernardo Hernandez, Olufemi T Oladapo, Maria R Torloni, Naho Morisaki, Rintaro Mori, Cynthia Pileggi-Castro, Oezge Tuncalp, Xiaoming Shen, Ana Pilar Betran

Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology | WILEY | Published : 2017


Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was partially funded by a grant from UNDP . UNFPA . UNICEF . WHO . World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland and by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 81273091). The funders had no role in any aspect of the study. The authors have independence of research from the funders and have not been paid to write this article.