Stillbirth

The overlooked obstetric tragedy

Gary Hankins, Catherine Y. Spong

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Abstract

Adopting a universal definition of stillbirth and linking the results of a placental examination and autopsy to the fetal death certificate can help us collect the accurate data needed to address this major public health problem. Two experts in maternal fetal medicine include these recommendations in their list of imperatives.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)13-28
Number of pages16
JournalContemporary Ob-Gyn
Volume46
Issue number12
StatePublished - 2001

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Death Certificates
Fetal Death
Stillbirth
Obstetrics
Autopsy
Public Health
Mothers
Medicine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Hankins, G., & Spong, C. Y. (2001). Stillbirth: The overlooked obstetric tragedy. Contemporary Ob-Gyn, 46(12), 13-28.

Stillbirth : The overlooked obstetric tragedy. / Hankins, Gary; Spong, Catherine Y.

In: Contemporary Ob-Gyn, Vol. 46, No. 12, 2001, p. 13-28.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hankins, G & Spong, CY 2001, 'Stillbirth: The overlooked obstetric tragedy', Contemporary Ob-Gyn, vol. 46, no. 12, pp. 13-28.
Hankins G, Spong CY. Stillbirth: The overlooked obstetric tragedy. Contemporary Ob-Gyn. 2001;46(12):13-28.
Hankins, Gary ; Spong, Catherine Y. / Stillbirth : The overlooked obstetric tragedy. In: Contemporary Ob-Gyn. 2001 ; Vol. 46, No. 12. pp. 13-28.
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