Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Among African American Women in the United States: An Integrative Review

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623356
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Among African American Women in the United States: An Integrative Review
Author(s):
Canty, Lucinda
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Mu
Author Details:
Lucinda Canty, MSN, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
Abstract:

African American women experience higher rates of maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity compared to White women. The purpose of this integrative review was to identify the factors that contribute to racial and ethnic disparities and place African American Women at increased risk pregnancy-related mortality and severe pregnancy complications.

Keywords:
African American Women; Health Disparities; Maternal Mortality and Morbidity
Repository Posting Date:
18-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
18-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST149
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleMaternal Mortality and Morbidity Among African American Women in the United States: An Integrative Reviewen_US
dc.contributor.authorCanty, Lucindaen
dc.contributor.departmentMuen
dc.author.detailsLucinda Canty, MSN, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623356-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>African American women experience higher rates of maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity compared to White women. The purpose of this integrative review was to identify the factors that contribute to racial and ethnic disparities and place African American Women at increased risk pregnancy-related mortality and severe pregnancy complications.</span></p>en
dc.subjectAfrican American Womenen
dc.subjectHealth Disparitiesen
dc.subjectMaternal Mortality and Morbidityen
dc.date.available2017-10-18T19:00:00Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-18-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-18T19:00:00Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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