I’ve written about maternal mortality on this blog a number of times (for example here, and here, and here). But the data are getting even more concerning, and it’s not something we can ignore. I delve more deeply into the subject in my latest post over at the JAMA Forum. Go read!
Aaron E. Carroll, MD, MS is co-Editor-in-Chief of The Incidental Economist and tweets at @aaronecarroll. He is the Chief Health Officer at Indiana University. He is also a Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Research Mentoring at the Indiana University School of Medicine. In addition to contributing regularly to The New York Times and the Atlantic, he is the author of four books, most recently The Bad Food Bible.