January 2011, Volume 61, Issue 1

JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

0.781
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

0.928
H INDEX

43
SJR

0.24

Editorial

Health equity, quality of care and community based approaches are key to maternal and child survival in Pakistan

Ali Yawar Alam

Pakistan experiencing 30,000 maternal deaths per year and 420,000 under 5 child deaths per year is among the six countries in the world which contribute to 50% of maternal deaths (India, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Ethiopia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo are the other five).&

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