by WRG Perry, S Bagheri Nejad, K Tuomisto et al.
BMJ Global Health, 2017;2:e000241 – Published 19 August 2017
8 pp. 407 kB
The WHO Safe Childbirth Checklist (SCC) was developed to ensure the delivery of essential maternal and perinatal care practices around the time of childbirth. A research collaboration was subsequently established to explore factors that influence use of the Checklist in a range of settings around the world. This analysis article presents an overview of the WHO SCC Collaboration and the lessons garnered from implementing the Checklist across a diverse range of settings.