6 candidates for follow-up care within the first 3 weeks postpartum

August 26, 2019
Haywood L. Brown, MD
Haywood L. Brown, MD

Dr. Brown is the F. Bayard Carter Professor and Chair, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

Approximately 60% of maternal deaths occur postpartum. As such, the postpartum visit must gain a renewed sense of importance for the woman and her providers.

Approximately 60% of maternal deaths occur postpartum. As such, the postpartum visit must gain a renewed sense of importance for the woman and her providers. For more on postpartum care: Redefining postpartum care