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Study: Life-threatening childbirth complications up among some groups

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New research reveals racial and ethnic disparities in childbirth complications and morbidity. The study, published in the Annals of Epidemiology in February 2019, was led by Stanford’s Stephanie A. Leonard, Ph.D., and funded by the National Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and National Institute of Nursing Research. (National Institutes of Health).

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