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Severe Maternal Morbidity and Near Misses in Two Tertiary Referral Hospitals in Iran

Mahvash Zargar 1 , * , Javad Marfou 1 , Azam Afrakhteh 1 and Nahal Nasehi 1
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1 Fertility, Infertility and Perinatology Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
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  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: April 01, 2015, 6 (2); e25886
  • Published Online: April 25, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 7, 2014
  • Accepted: March 12, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjhr.6(2)2015.25886

To Cite: Zargar M, Marfou J, Afrakhteh A, Nasehi N. Severe Maternal Morbidity and Near Misses in Two Tertiary Referral Hospitals in Iran, Jentashapir J Health Res. 2015 ; 6(2):e25886. doi: 10.5812/jjhr.6(2)2015.25886.

Abstract
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1. Background
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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