This article is part of the supplement: Stillbirths – the global picture and evidence-based solutions

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3.2 million stillbirths: epidemiology and overview of the evidence review

Joy E Lawn123, Mohammad Yawar Yakoob4, Rachel A Haws5, Tanya Soomro4, Gary L Darmstadt5 and Zulfiqar A Bhutta4*

Author Affiliations

1 Saving Newborn Lives/Save the Children-US, Cape Town, South Africa

2 Center for Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, London, UK

3 Health Systems Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa

4 Division of Maternal and Child Health, The Aga Khan University, Karachi – 74800, Pakistan

5 Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2009, 9(Suppl 1):S2  doi:10.1186/1471-2393-9-S1-S2

Published: 7 May 2009

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Web Table 1: Search terms used (Completed March 2008). Contains terms used in the literature search for this review.

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