BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1471-2393
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [287 journals]
- Traditional Birth Attendant reorientation and Motherpacks incentive’s
effect on health facility delivery uptake in Narok County, Kenya: An
Authors: John Emmanuel Kitui; Vaughan Dutton, Dirk Bester, Rachel Ndirangu, Susan Wangai Stephen Ngugi
Abstract: A community health programme in Narok County in Kenya aimed to improve skilled birth assistance during childbirth through two demand side interventions. First, traditional birth attendants (TBAs) were co-opted...
- Protocol for evaluation of the continuum of primary care in the case of a
miscarriage in the emergency room: a mixed-method study
Authors: Francine de Montigny; Chantal Verdon, Diane Dubeau, Annie Devault, Martin St-André, Éric Tchouaket Nguemeleu Carl Lacharité
Abstract: In Quebec (Canada), nearly 20,000 pregnancies end in miscarriage, and the majority of the miscarriages are dealt with in an emergency unit. Although there are studies documenting the effects of this type of gr...
- Talking about intimate partner violence in multi-cultural antenatal care:
a qualitative study of pregnant women’s advice for better communication
in South-East Norway
Authors: Lisa Maria Garnweidner-Holme; Mirjam Lukasse, Miriam Solheim Lena Henriksen
Abstract: Intimate partner violence (IPV) against women constitutes a major public health problem. Antenatal care is considered a window of opportunity to disclose and to communicate about IPV. However, little is known ...
- Chewing gum for intestinal function recovery after caesarean section: a
systematic review and meta-analysis
Authors: Zunjia Wen; Meifen Shen, Chao Wu, Jianping Ding Binbin Mei
Abstract: Gum chewing has been reported to enhance the intestinal function recovery after caesarean section, current perspectives and practice guidelines vary widely on the use of gum chewing, more studies on the role o...
- The Pregnancy Environment and Lifestyle Study (PETALS): a population-based
longitudinal multi-racial birth cohort
Authors: Yeyi Zhu; Monique M. Hedderson, Juanran Feng, Ashley A. Mevi Assiamira Ferrara
Abstract: Increasing recognition has been received regarding the proven and suggested links between multi-level environmental exposures on a broad scale (e.g., chemical, clinical, behavioral, physical and social) and he...