NUR242 Chapter 1--Perspectives on Maternal, Newborn, and Women's Health Care

ACA (Affordable Care Act)
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infant mortality rate-number of deaths occurring int eh first 12 months of life -the number of deaths of infant younger than 1 year of age per 1,000 live birthsinformed consentagreement by a client to undergo an operation or medical treatment or take part in a clinical trial after being informed of and understanding the risks involvedmaternal mortality ratiothe annual number of female deaths from any cause related to or aggravated by pregnancy or its management during pregnancy and childbirth or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancymortalityneonatal mortality ratethe number of infant death occurring in the first 28 days of life per 1,000 live births