The study lasted four years: studied at the maternity Department of hospitals in the country, conducted interviews with families who lost loved ones and women who caused damage during their birth.
The United States has called the most dangerous place for the birth of children among the developed countries, the data presented in the investigation publications
“Experts say that about 50 percent of deaths of women from pregnancy-related causes could be prevented if they were given the best medical care, and it’s very strange, given the fact that we are one of the richest countries in the world, and we spend so much on medical care. We’re not just talking about women who are dying, we’re talking about 50 thousand women in the US suffering from injuries that change their lives,” said USA Today reporter Alison young.
According to the journalist, the two main causes of deaths and injuries related to childbirth are hemorrhage and severe hypertension, requiring medical institutions to pay special attention to blood pressure and blood loss of the patient.
The exception is California where hospitals place the practice reduced the mortality rate during childbirth in the state by half. Unfortunately, according to young, other hospitals across the country are slowly making steps to adopt the same measures.
Recall that UK police have arrested an employee of the hospital on suspicion of the murder of eight babies and trying to kill six others.