Maternal Mortality’s Silent Threats

Acute Care

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Download this infographic to learn:

  • Why severe maternal morbidity rates are rising
  • Social determinants of health and mental health factors
  • What can be done to prevent these pregnancy-related deaths

About this infographic

Delivery-related maternal mortality might be decreasing, but severe maternal morbidity is increasing. Social and behavioral risks can be a significant factor for patients from marginalized racial and ethnic groups. A more holistic focus is needed to eliminate inequities and gaps that are causing preventable deaths.