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A report on the FIGO Saving Mothers and Newborns Project.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19941727     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In collaboration with member national professional associations, the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) has been conducting a Saving Mothers and Newborns Project in 10 low- and middle-resource countries. The project aims to achieve the objectives set out in Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5 related to child survival and maternal mortality and to develop organizational capacity among member associations. Projects are developed in response to the needs of the local country, through a twinning of professional associations between high- and low-resource countries.
Andr?? B Lalonde; Heather McMullen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obst??trique et gyn??cologie du Canada : JOGC     Volume:  31     ISSN:  1701-2163     ISO Abbreviation:  J Obstet Gynaecol Can     Publication Date:  2009 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-11-27     Completed Date:  2010-01-26     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101126664     Medline TA:  J Obstet Gynaecol Can     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  970-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, Ottawa, ON.
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MeSH Terms
Developing Countries
Infant Mortality*
Infant, Newborn
Maternal Mortality*
Program Evaluation
Societies, Medical*

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