Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgements
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • Introduction
      • Background to this report
      • Scope of the review
      • Structure of this report
    • 2 Maternal morbidity overview
    • 3 Methods used
    • 4 Maternal morbidity data in perinatal data collections
      • State and territory perinatal data collections
      • National Perinatal Data Collection
    • 5 Standardised review of conditions in  perinatal collections
      • Diabetic conditions
      • Hypertensive conditions
      • Obstetric haemorrhage conditions
    • 6 Maternal morbidity in other data collections
      • Background and main sources of maternal morbidity data
      • Other potential data sources
    • 7 Main findings of the review
      • Standardising data collection: Diabetic conditions
      • Standardising data collection: Hypertensive disorders
      • Standardising data collection: Obstetric haemorrhage
      • Data collection and reporting tools
      • Data linkage
      • Use of maternal morbidity data from other data sources
      • Actions to progress development of standardised maternal morbidity data
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Guidelines for perinatal data collection
      • Appendix B: Rationale for collecting maternal morbidity
      • Appendix C: Maternal morbidity elements in the NHDD
    • References
    • List of tables
    • Related publications