In 2021, the READY initiative and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) conducted a literature review summarizing available evidence on the utilization of maternal and newborn services in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) during COVID-19. This report presents the key findings and recommendations from this review.
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