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Active management of third stage of labour; a survey of providers’ knowledge in southwest Nigeria
Background The disparity between current evidence and practice on active management of third stage of labour (AMTSL) demands assessment of providers’ knowledge on the subject. Objective To assess the level and ...
Determinants of Perinatal Mortality in Nigeria. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics
(Elsevier Ltd, 2011)
Objective: To determine risk factors for perinatal mortality among hospital-based deliveries in Nigeria. Methods: The WHO Global Maternal and Perinatal Health Survey was implemented in Nigeria as a first step in establishing ...
Misoprostol for induction of labour: a Survey of attitude and practice in South western Nigeria
Background Although supported by research evidence, misoprostol for induction of labour remains contentious. Objective To assess perception and practice of obstetricians regarding use of misoprostol for labour ...
Active management of third stage of labour: evidence versus practice
(Informa Healthcare, 2009)
Objective. To determine the correct use of active management of third stage of labor (AMTSL) (using the full complement of existing standard definitions) and compare the outcomes of third stage of labor in women who ...
Predictors of Maternal Mortality in Institutional Deliveries in Nigeria
(Makerere University Medical School Uganda, 2012)
Background: Maternal mortality in poor countries reflects the under-development in these societies. Global recognition of the burden of maternal mortality and the urgency for a reversal of the trend underpin the Millenium ...