Submitted by marwati on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 02:27.
The health of mothers who are delivering baby in Indonesia is categorized as low with the highest maternal mortality rate in ASEAN, which is 228 per 100,000 live births. The data from Ministry of Health in 2009 recorded at least 4,692 mothers died in 2008 due to pregnancy, childbirth and porturition, which actually can still be prevented. This statement was delivered by S.F. Budi Hastuti, SKp., M. Kes., in an open examination of Doctoral Program, Tuesday (25/10) in UGM Faculty of Medicine.