Maternal Mortality Amongst Immigrant Women in Europe and the USA: a Systematic Review.
The vast majority of the articles included in the current review show an increased risk of maternal death in immigrants in Europe and the USA. The majority of articles indicated that the main causes of maternal death were haemorrhage, infection/sepsis, gestational hypertension and amniotic fluid embolism.
The U.S. Finally has better Maternal Mortality data. Black Mothers still fare the worse.
For the first time, the United States has standardized maternal mortality data from all 50 states — a first step toward identifying ways to reduce pregnancy-related deaths across the country, experts say.