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  1. A total of 9,063 live birth deliveries were reported during the data collection ... by cardiovascular dysfunctions. The coverage of key evidence-based interventions among women experiencing a near-miss...

    Authors: Hyam Bashour, Ghada Saad-Haddad, Jocelyn DeJong, Mohammed Cherine Ramadan, Sahar Hassan, Miral Breebaart, Laura Wick, Nevine Hassanein and Mayada Kharouf
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2015 15:296
  2. Benshangul Gumuze region is one of the regional states in Ethiopia, with highest rate of neonatal mortality rate. The trend increased at alarming rate from 42/1000 live birth in 2005 to 62/ 1000 live birth in ...

    Authors: Fillmon Kidus, Kifle Woldemichael and Desta Hiko
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2019 19:108
  3. There is limited evidence from community-based interventions to guide the development of effective maternal, perinatal and newborn care practices and services in developing countries. We evaluated the impact o...

    Authors: Zahid A Memon, Gul N Khan, Sajid B Soofi, Imam Y Baig and Zulfiqar A Bhutta
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2015 15:106
  4. Respectful maternity care (RMC) - a fundamental human right for all women - prioritizes autonomy and rights of pregnant and birthing women throughout the entire childbirth journey. Despite increasing acknowled...

    Authors: Shuby Puthussery, Wubet Alebachew Bayih, Hilary Brown and Raymond Akawire Aborigo
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2023 23:798
  5. Gaps in postnatal care use represent missed opportunities to prevent maternal and neonatal death in sub-Saharan Africa. As one in every three non-facility deliveries in Nigeria is assisted by a traditional bir...

    Authors: Adanna Chukwuma, Chinyere Mbachu, Margaret McConnell, Thomas J. Bossert and Jessica Cohen
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2019 19:150
  6. Because of the particularly severe perinatal outcomes associated with antenatal Zika virus infection, it is important for prenatal care providers to communicate Zika virus risks and strategies for prevention t...

    Authors: Mallory K. Ellingson, Catherine M. Bonk and Allison T. Chamberlain
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2017 17:325
  7. This study aimed to assess the effectiveness of Mersilene tape versus alternative suture types in prolonging singleton pregnancies as well as other pregnancy and neonatal outcomes, in cases of history-, ultras...

    Authors: Juntao feng, Shisi Wei and Lihong Pang
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2023 23:819
  8. Empirical evidence shows that 4.6–6.3% of all women develop a post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and approximately 10–15% postpartum depression (PPD) following childbirth. This study explores the relationsh...

    Authors: Franziska Marie Lea Beck-Hiestermann, Lisa Kathrin Hartung, Nadine Richert, Sandra Miethe and Silke Wiegand-Grefe
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2024 24:118
  9. Addressing sustainable development goals to reduce neonatal mortality remains a global challenge, and it is a concern in Ethiopia. As a result, the goal of this study was to assess the incidence and determinan...

    Authors: Mulugeta Dile Worke, Afework Tadele Mekonnen and Simachew Kassa Limenh
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 21:647
  10. Recent reviews have reported inconclusive results regarding the usefulness of consuming dates (Phoenix dactylifera L. fruit) in the peripartum period. Hence, this updated systematic review with meta-analysis soug...

    Authors: Zahra Salajegheh, Morteza Nasiri, Mohammad Imanipour, Mina Zamanifard, Omid Sadeghi, Mohammad Ghasemi Dehcheshmeh and Masoomeh Asadi
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2024 24:12
  11. Preterm birth is now the leading cause of under-five child deaths worldwide with one million direct deaths plus approximately another million where preterm is a risk factor for neonatal deaths due to other cau...

    Authors: Linda Vesel, Anne-Marie Bergh, Kate J Kerber, Bina Valsangkar, Goldy Mazia, Sarah G Moxon, Hannah Blencowe, Gary L Darmstadt, Joseph de Graft Johnson, Kim E Dickson, Juan Gabriel Ruiz Peláez, Severin Ritter von Xylander and Joy E Lawn
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2015 15(Suppl 2):S5

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 15 Supplement 2

  12. Pregnancy presents a unique situation for the management of asthma as it can alter the course of asthma severity and its treatment, which in turn can affect pregnancy outcomes. Despite awareness of the substan...

    Authors: Luke E Grzeskowiak, Gustaaf Dekker, Karen Rivers, Kate Roberts-Thomson, Anil Roy, Brian Smith, Jeffery Bowden, Robert Bryce, Michael Davies, Justin Beilby, Anne Wilson, Philippa Middleton, Richard Ruffin, Jonathan Karnon and Vicki L Clifton
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014 14:9
  13. Evaluation of the quality of antenatal care (ANC) using indicators should be part of the efforts to improve primary care services in developing countries. The growing use of the electronic health record (EHR) ...

    Authors: Svetlana V Doubova, Ricardo Pérez-Cuevas, Eduardo Ortiz-Panozo and Bernardo Hernández-Prado
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014 14:168
  14. Psychological interventions for antenatal depression are an integral part of evidence-based care but need to be contextualised for respective sociocultural settings. In this study, we aimed to understand women...

    Authors: Tesera Bitew, Roxanne Keynejad, Simone Honikman, Katherine Sorsdahl, Bronwyn Myers, Abebaw Fekadu and Charlotte Hanlon
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2020 20:371
  15. Perinatal depression is of substantial public health importance in low and middle income countries. The study aimed to evaluate the impact of a mental health intervention delivered by non-specialist health wor...

    Authors: Juliet E. M. Nakku, Oliva Nalwadda, Emily Garman, Simone Honikman, Charlotte Hanlon, Fred Kigozi and Crick Lund
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 21:584
  16. Empirical evidence regarding maternal quality and safety outcomes across heterogeneous Asian and Pacific Islanders subgroups in the United States is limited, despite the importance of this topic to health disp...

    Authors: Tetine Sentell, Ann Chang, Yongjun Cheng and Jill Miyamura
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014 14:298
  17. Breastfeeding and maternal health play crucial roles in improving newborn health, which is closely related to the development of families and society. Early essential newborn care, which emphasizes early exclu...

    Authors: Chuanya Huang, Lei Hu, Yonghong Wang and Biru Luo
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:707
  18. The objective of this study was to determine if the lack of exposure to individual antidepressants at certain times in pregnancy improved maternal and infant outcomes.

    Authors: Margaret A. Tharp, Rebecca M. Silvola, Claire Marks, Evgennia Teal, Sara K. Quinney and David M. Haas
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:926
  19. Timely intrapartum referral between facilities is pivotal in reducing maternal/neonatal mortality and morbidity but is distressing to women, resource-intensive and likely to cause delays in care provision. We ...

    Authors: Tina Lavender, Carol Bedwell, Kieran Blaikie, Valentina Actis Danna, Chris Sutton, Chowa Tembo Kasengele, Sabina Wakasiaka, Bellington Vwalika and Rose Laisser
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2020 20:292
  20. Almost one third of women suffer continuous lower back pain during labour. Evidence from three systematic reviews demonstrates that sterile water injections (SWI) provide statistically and clinically significa...

    Authors: Nigel Lee, Peter Coxeter, Michael Beckmann, Joan Webster, Vanessa Wright, Tric Smith and Sue Kildea
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2011 11:21
  21. Quality maternal health reduces maternal and neonatal mortality and morbidity. Healthcare professionals, including midwives, are significant agents for the promotion of quality maternal health. Frequents repor...

    Authors: Veronica Millicent Dzomeku, Adwoa Bemah Boamah Mensah, Emmanuel Kweku Nakua, Pascal Agbadi, Jody R. Lori and Peter Donkor
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2020 20:15
  22. Achieving maternal mortality reduction as a development goal remains a major challenge in most low-resource countries. Saving Mothers, Giving Life (SMGL) is a multi-partner initiative designed to reduce matern...

    Authors: Florina Serbanescu, Howard I. Goldberg, Isabella Danel, Tadesse Wuhib, Lawrence Marum, Walter Obiero, James McAuley, Jane Aceng, Ewlyn Chomba, Paul W. Stupp and Claudia Morrissey Conlon
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2017 17:42
  23. Caesarean section is a lifesaving surgical intervention for women and their newborns, though overutilization is a public health concern. The caesarean rate in Bangladesh is approximately 23% overall, and in pr...

    Authors: Tahmina Begum, Cathryn Ellis, Malabika Sarker, Jean-Francois Rostoker, Aminur Rahman, Iqbal Anwar and Laura Reichenbach
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2018 18:368
  24. In an effort to mitigate missed opportunities to provide high-quality care, the World Health Organization (WHO) has developed the Safe Childbirth Checklist (SCC) to support health providers perform essential t...

    Authors: Siobhan Doria, Farah Diba, Suryane S. Susanti, Sebastian Vollmer and Ida G. Monfared
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2019 19:461
  25. Eating Disorders (ED) are mental health disorders that typically effect women of childbearing age and are associated with adverse maternal and infant outcomes. UK healthcare guidance recommends routine enquiry...

    Authors: Amanda Bye, Jill Shawe, Debra Bick, Abigail Easter, Megan Kash-Macdonald and Nadia Micali
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2018 18:114
  26. Strong evidence supports administration of magnesium sulphate prior to birth at less than 30 weeks’ gestation to prevent very preterm babies dying or developing cerebral palsy. This study was undertaken as par...

    Authors: Emily Bain, Tanya Bubner, Pat Ashwood, Emer Van Ryswyk, Lucy Simmonds, Sally Reid, Philippa Middleton and Caroline A. Crowther
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2015 15:176
  27. Concerns have been raised in Australia and internationally regarding the quality and effectiveness of hospital postnatal care, although Australian women receiving postnatal care in the private maternity sector...

    Authors: Jo-Anne Rayner, Helen L McLachlan, Della A Forster, Louise Peters and Jane Yelland
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2010 10:26
  28. The risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) during pregnancy and puerperal periods is significantly higher than during the non-pregnant period and is one of the major causes of maternal mortality. Developed count...

    Authors: Yi Chen, Yan Dai, Jing Song, Ling Wei, Ying Ma, Ning Tian, Qian Wang, Qian Zhang, Yue Zhang, Xiao Lan Wang, Jun Zhang and Rong Liu
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2019 19:294
  29. The AFFIRM intervention aimed to reduce stillbirth and neonatal deaths by increasing awareness of reduced fetal movements (RFM) and implementing a care pathway when women present with RFM. Although there is un...

    Authors: Elizabeth M. Camacho, Sonia Whyte, Sarah J. Stock, Christopher J. Weir, Jane E. Norman and Alexander E. P. Heazell
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:235
  30. Emergency obstetric care training, using Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM) International Program (AIP) was implemented in Ukraine, a country with universal access to skilled perinatal and obstetri...

    Authors: Iryna Mogilevkina, Vitaliy Gurianov and Gunilla Lindmark
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:145
  31. The provision of care to pregnant persons and neonates must continue through pandemics. To maintain quality of care, while minimizing physical contact during the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-related Coron...

    Authors: Shira Gold, Lauren Clarfield, Jennie Johnstone, Yenge Diambomba, Prakesh S. Shah, Wendy Whittle, Nimrah Abbasi, Cristian Arzola, Rizwana Ashraf, Anne Biringer, David Chitayat, Marie Czikk, Milena Forte, Tracy Franklin, Michelle Jacobson, Johannes Keunen…
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:119
  32. In Haiti where there are high rates of maternal and neonatal mortality, efforts to reduce mortality and improve maternal newborn child health (MNCH) must be tracked and monitored to measure their success. At a...

    Authors: Tonya MacDonald, Olès Dorcely, Joycelyne E. Ewusie, Elizabeth K. Darling, Sandra Moll and Lawrence Mbuagbaw
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 21:601
  33. Increasing appropriate use and documentation of caesarean section (CS) has the potential to decrease maternal and perinatal mortality in settings with low CS rates. We analyzed data collected as part of a comp...

    Authors: Young-Mi Kim, Hannah Tappis, Partamin Zainullah, Nasrat Ansari, Cherrie Evans, Linda Bartlett, Nabila Zaka and Willibald Zeck
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:14
  34. This study aims to assess the prevalence of mistreatment during childbirth in the occupied Palestinian territory and to explore factors associated with mistreatment.

    Authors: Niveen ME Abu-Rmeileh, Yasmeen Wahdan, Hedieh Mehrtash, Khitam Abu Hamad, Arein Awad and Ӧzge Tunçalp
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:957
  35. Although acetaminophen is widely used in women during pregnancy, its safety has not been clearly stated. The study aimed to investigate the association between acetaminophen use and adverse pregnancy outcomes ...

    Authors: Man Xu, Ran Wang, Boran Du, Ying Zhang and Xin Feng
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2024 24:268
  36. Immigrant women have higher risks for poor pregnancy outcomes and unsatisfactory birth experiences than the general population. The mechanisms behind these associations remain largely unknown, but they may res...

    Authors: Kristin Reppen, Lena Henriksen, Berit Schei, Elisabeth Balstad Magnussen and Jennifer Jean Infanti
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2023 23:394
  37. Maternal near-miss (MNM) is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) working group as a woman who nearly died but survived a life-threatening condition during pregnancy, childbirth, or within 42 days of ...

    Authors: Aklilu Habte, Habtamu Mellie Bizuayehu, Lire Lemma and Yordanos Sisay
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2024 24:144
  38. Midwifery-led care is an evidence-based practice in which a qualified midwife provides ... pregnant women and new-borns throughout pregnancy, birth, and the postnatal period. Evidence indicates ... on various out...

    Authors: Rekiku Fikre, Jessica Gubbels, Wondwosen Teklesilasie and Sanne Gerards
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2023 23:386
  39. Completing maternity continuum of care from pregnancy to postpartum is a core strategy to reduce the burden of maternal and neonatal mortality dominant in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Nigeria. Thus, we eva...

    Authors: Oyewole Kazeem Oyedele, Adeniyi Francis Fagbamigbe, Odunayo Joshua Akinyemi and Ayo Stephen Adebowale
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2023 23:36
  40. Despite achieving relatively high rates of antenatal care, institutional delivery, and HIV antiretroviral therapy for women during pregnancy, neonatal mortality has remained stubbornly high in Zimbabwe. Cleare...

    Authors: Christie Noble, Ciaran Mooney, Rachel Makasi, Robert Ntozini, Florence D. Majo, James A. Church, Naume V. Tavengwa, Andrew J. Prendergast and Jean H. Humphrey
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2022 22:981
  41. Continuous support in labour has a significant impact on a range of clinical outcomes, though whether the quality and quantity of support behaviours affects the strength of this impact has not yet been establi...

    Authors: Mary C Ross-Davie, Helen Cheyne and Catherine Niven
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2013 13:163
  42. Stillbirth is a global public health priority. Within the United Kingdom, perinatal mortality disproportionately impacts Black, Asian and minority ethnic women, and in particular migrant women. Although the ex...

    Authors: Tomasina Stacey, Melanie Haith-Cooper, Nisa Almas and Charlotte Kenyon
    Citation: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2021 21:394

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