Women's experiences of mistreatment during childbirth: A comparative view of home- and facility-based births in Pakistan

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Hameed, Waqas; Avan, Bilal Iqbal;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 13,issue 3 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5856402, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194601
  • Subject: Research Article | Labor and Delivery | Asia | Pregnancy | Birth | Geographical Locations | Pakistan | Medicine | Maternal Health | Antenatal Care | Q | Population Groupings | Ethnicities | R | Health Care Facilities | People and Places | Science | Women's Health | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Pediatrics | Medicine and Health Sciences | Health Care

Introduction Respectful and dignified healthcare is a fundamental right for every woman. However, many women seeking childbirth services, especially those in low-income countries such as Pakistan, are mistreated by their birth attendants. The aim of this epidemiological... View more
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