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Cost-effectiveness of strategies to improve the utilization and provision of maternal and newborn health care in low-income and lower-middle-income countries: a systematic review

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, July 2014
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  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (90th percentile)

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Title
Cost-effectiveness of strategies to improve the utilization and provision of maternal and newborn health care in low-income and lower-middle-income countries: a systematic review
Published in
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, July 2014
DOI 10.1186/1471-2393-14-243
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Authors

Lindsay Mangham-Jefferies, Catherine Pitt, Simon Cousens, Anne Mills, Joanna Schellenberg

Abstract

Each year almost 3 million newborns die within the first 28 days of life, 2.6 million babies are stillborn, and 287,000 women die from complications of pregnancy and childbirth worldwide. Effective and cost-effective interventions and behaviours for mothers and newborns exist, but their coverage remains inadequate in low- and middle-income countries, where the vast majority of deaths occur. Cost-effective strategies are needed to increase the coverage of life-saving maternal and newborn interventions and behaviours in resource-constrained settings.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 <1%
New Zealand 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Nigeria 1 <1%
Unknown 303 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 83 27%
Researcher 50 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 39 13%
Student > Postgraduate 22 7%
Student > Bachelor 18 6%
Other 64 21%
Unknown 32 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 102 33%
Nursing and Health Professions 54 18%
Social Sciences 43 14%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 21 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 13 4%
Other 28 9%
Unknown 47 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 14. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 01 January 2017.
All research outputs
#1,247,665
of 14,259,275 outputs
Outputs from BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
#337
of 2,626 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#19,140
of 193,281 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
#1
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