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Safeguarding Pregnant Women with Essential Medicines: A Global Agenda to Improve Quality and Access

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This report synthesizes information from a series of roundtable discussions involving 130 stakeholders and 27 in-depth interviews. It provides an agenda for action to improve access to essential medicines for preganant women, and recommendations for increasing the quality, availability, and appropriate use of oxytocin, misoprostol, and magnesium sulfate.

Publisher: Program for Appropriate Technology in Health
Language: English
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Policymakers, Program Managers
Topic Area: General Care during Pregnancy, Labor, & Delivery
Resource Type: Research Summaries and Reviews