Adequacy of prenatal care in the National Health System in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Autores: Dias MA, Domingues RM, Hartz ZM, Leal Mdo C
- Journal: Cadernos de Saúde Pública
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Adequacy+of+prenatal+care+in+the+National+Health+System+in+the+city+of+Rio+de+Janeiro%2C+Brazil.
The persistence of negative perinatal outcomes in Rio de Janeiro suggests problems in the quality of prenatal care. The most recent study in the city showed that only 38% of prenatal care was adequate.