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Adolescent mothers aged 15–19 years are known to have greater risks of maternal morbidity and mortality compared with women aged 20–24 years, mostly due to their unique biological, sociological

Background
Adolescent mothers aged 15–19 years are known to have greater risks of maternal morbidity and mortality compared with women aged 20–24 years, mostly due to their unique biological, sociological and economic status. Nowhere Is the burden of disease greater than in low-and middle-income countries (LMICs). Understanding factors that influence adolescent utilisation of essential maternal health services (MHS) would be critical in improving their outcomes.
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    • 2017-02-16
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    • Digital object identifier: 10.1186/s12884-017-1246-3
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      1471-2393
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    Banke-Thomas, Oluwasola Eniola, Aduragbemi Oluwabusayo Banke-Thomas, and Charles Anawo Ameh. "Factors influencing utilisation of maternal health services by adolescent mothers in Low-and middle-income countries: a systematic review." BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 17.1 (2017): n. pag. Web.

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