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Maternal and Infant Health Section of the Demographic and Health Survey Report of Ghana, 2008: A Commentary
Authors: Samuel Adu-gyamfi, Edward Brenya, and Gifty Nuako Adjei
Source: Journal of Humanity, 4(1): 35-43; DOI:
Topic(s): Child health
Children under five
Health care utilization
Maternal health
Country: Africa
Published: FEB 2016
Abstract: This article is basically a commentary on some sections on infant and maternal healthcare of the 2008 demographic and health survey of Ghana. The attention of both policy makers and academics are drawn to the need to ensure the expansion of the maternal and infant healthcare in Ghana. In same commentary, attention of readers have been drawn to the proclivity of the free maternal health policy to positively shape maternal and infant care in Ghana.