Reducing Black Women's Death during Perinatal Period: Evidenced-Based Practice to Addressing Maternal Mortality in Brazil

Isabel CF da Cruz

Abstract


The perinatal period has become a focal point for risk assessment and health promotion in women's healthcare. This paper discusses the role health professionals and managers can undertake to improve Black women's health in the perinatal period through the detection and management of institutional racism and sexism.


Keywords


Nursing; Health Promotion; Obstetrics

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5935/1676-4285.20102786