Posts Tagged ‘maternal health’

Pre-eclampsia ward in a hospital in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo credit: Diane Sawchuck

UBC-CFRI effort to save pregnant women awarded additional $17 million

Nov. 8, 2012 | Filed under: Media Release, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , ,

A project aimed at finding and treating women at risk of succumbing to pre-eclampsia – the often-fatal onset of high blood pressure during pregnancy – will receive an additional $17 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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