Maternal mortality for 181 countries, 1980-2008: a systematic analysis of progress towards Millennium Development Goal 5
Margaret C Hogan, Kyle J Foreman, Mohsen Naghavi, Stephanie Y Ahn, Mengru Wang, Susanna M Makela, Alan D Lopez, Rafael Lozano, Christopher JL Murray
The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2010
This research was supported by funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. We thank Janaki O'Brien for assistance with data preparation; Emmanuela Gakidou for valuable inputs on the final draft; Julie K Rajaratnam and Stephen S Lim for contributions to the analytical process; and Haidong Wang, David Phillips, Krycia Cowling, Jacob Marcus, Rebecca Myerson, Kathryn Andrews, Laura Dwyer, and Alison Levin-Rector for assistance with data.