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Maternal mortality audit in Suriname between 2010 and 2014, a reproductive age mortality survey

  • Lachmi R. Kodan1Email author,
  • Kim J. C. Verschueren2,
  • Jos van Roosmalen3, 4,
  • Humphrey H. H. Kanhai4, 5 and
  • Kitty W. M. Bloemenkamp2
Contributed equally
BMC Pregnancy and ChildbirthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:275

Received: 29 April 2016

Accepted: 22 August 2017

Published: 29 August 2017

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Original Submission
29 Apr 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
14 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bernardo Hernández Prado
22 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Roger Rochat
28 May 2017 Author responded Author comments - Lachmi Kodan
Resubmission - Version 2
28 May 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
12 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Bernardo Hernández Prado
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
22 Aug 2017 Editorially accepted
29 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12884-017-1466-6

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Obstetrics, Academic Hospital Paramaribo (AZP), Paramaribo, Suriname
Department of Obstetrics, Birth Centre Wilhelmina’s Children Hospital, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands
Athena Institute, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Department of Obstetrics, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, the Netherlands
Anton de Kom University, Paramaribo, Suriname