The Global Met Need for Emergency Obstetric Care: a Systematic Review.

"Of the 287,000 maternal deaths every year, 99% happen in low- and middle-income countries. The vast majority could be averted with timely access to appropriate emergency obstetric care (EmOC). The proportion of women with complications of pregnancy or childbirth who actually receive treatment is reported as 'Met need for EmOC'."

For Full Review from PubMed: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25546039