Late Pregnancy Outcomes among Women who Attended and Women who did not Attend First Trimester Antenatal Care Visits in a Suburban Regional Hospital in Cameroon
作者: Tsi N Njim
作者单位: 1Department of Surgery, Regional Hospital Bamenda, Bamenda, North West Region, P.O Box 818, Cameroon
刊名: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL of MCH and AIDS, 2016, Vol.5 (1), pp.14-23
来源数据库: Global Health and Education Projects, Inc.
关键词: Antenatal CareOptimal Antenatal Care PackageFirst Trimester Antenatal CareBuea Regional HospitalCameroon
原始语种摘要: Despite relatively high number of women who attend antenatal care (ANC) in Cameroon, there is an ever-increasing maternal mortality ratio, and pregnancy outcomes remain inadequate. A new suggested Optimal ANC Package includes attending ANC in the first trimester. This study assesses the overall ANC coverage, the percentage, and pregnancy outcomes among women who attended and did not attend ANC in the first trimester in the Buea Regional Hospital (BRH) in Cameroon.;;A cross-sectional study was carried out among 200 consenting pregnant women presenting for delivery at the BRH. A bivariate analysis was used to compare the frequencies of various pregnancy outcomes within the the two categories of women who attended and who did not attend first trimester ANC.;;Ninety-six percent of the women...
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  • trimester 三个月时间
  • Cameroon 喀麦隆
  • pregnancy 妊娠
  • women 妇女
  • ANC Airborne Navigation Computer
  • antenatal 出生前的
  • pregnant 怀孕的
  • maternal 母的
  • obstetric 产科的
  • childbearing 分娩