This article corrects:

  1. Saving Mothers’ Lives: Reviewing maternal deaths to make motherhood safer: 2006–2008 Volume 118, Issue s1, 1–203, Article first published online: 1 March 2011

The following errors were published in the CMACE report[1]:

In the second line of the 4th paragraph on page 1 of the report (Mission Statement), “the Scottish Programme for Clinical Effectiveness in Reproductive Health” should read “NHS Quality Improvement Scotland (NHS QIS)”.

Details of two regional assessors were omitted in error:

Dr Mary Pillai FRCOG, Obstetrics, South West England

Dr Stephen M Kinsella FRCA FCARCSI, Anaesthetics, South West England

We apologise for these errors.