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By Vincanne Adams
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
... Millennium Development Goals maternal health Nigeria politics ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
...Getting Good Numbers This chapter examines the explanatory functions and lapses of the maternal mortality ratio, the most commonly used maternal health indicator. Unlike people, metrics can be tracked, graphed, compared across time and space, converted to dollars, inserted into equations...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374480-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
... This chapter explores the relationships between political practices and evidence making in maternal health in Nigeria’s efforts to meet the Millennium Development Goals. Many actors become invested in the exercises of counting maternal outcomes and making decisions about care that will impact...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374480-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
... This chapter examines the explanatory functions and lapses of the maternal mortality ratio, the most commonly used maternal health indicator. Unlike people, metrics can be tracked, graphed, compared across time and space, converted to dollars, inserted into equations, and statistically...
Published: 15 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... developmental origins of health and disease (DOHaD) epigenetics gene-environment interaction genetic determinism maternal-fetal public health ...
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024101-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2410-1
... notions of longevity of life, individual choice, and health, Charania disturbs the medical, and familial handling of the maternal body, returning the sick body to the sensual, promiscuous healing ethos of the brown maternal. debility medicalization materanl ...
Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
... of medical and public health intervention. As an epigenetic vector, the maternal body is at once a background element, a medium for the fetus. Yet it is also a ‘critical’ developmental context in which environmental exposures are amplified, cues are transmitted, and genes are programmed. Reflection...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 09 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023562-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2356-2