Latest posts by Intl J for Qualtiy in Health Care (see all)
- Evaluating quality improvement methods and economics of preventable adverse events in the… - Mar. 29, 2017
- Spanish Abstracts * - Mar. 29, 2017
- Metafrontier frameworks for studying hospital productivity growth and quality changes - Feb. 01, 2017
- Building bridges: engaging medical residents in quality improvement and medical leadership - Feb. 01, 2017
Objective. Puerperal sepsis accounts for 12% of maternal deaths in Nigeria. To date, little is known about the background hospital factors that predispose pregnant women to puerperal infection that leads to mortality. The objective of this study was to investigate the nature and pattern of existing policies and practices relating to infection control in maternity care centres in Edo state, South-South Nigeria.