Anaemia in pregnancy--a cross-sectional study in Singapore
- Anaemia in pregnancy: possible causes and risk factors in Nepali women. Bondevik, G. T.; Eskeland, B. // European Journal of Clinical Nutrition;Jan2000, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p3
Provides information on a study which investigated the importance of nutritional deficiencies and infections in the development of anaemia in pregnant Nepali women. Subjects and methods; Results and discussion; Conclusion.
- More than half of all pregnant women suffer from anemia. // Women's International Network News;Spring93, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p36
Provides information on the prevalence of anemia among pregnant women and non-pregnant women in reproductive age all over the world. Anemia as contributory factor in many deaths due to complications of pregnancy and childbirth; Etiology; Solutions.
- Anaemia in pregnancy. Subramoney, S.; Gupta, P. C. // Indian Journal of Medical Research;Dec2008, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p780
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article about detecting and managing anaemia in pregnancy.
- Associations between mild-to-moderate anaemia in pregnancy and helminth, malaria and HIV infection in Entebbe, Uganda. Muhangi, Lawrence; Woodburn, Patrick; Omara, Mildred; Omoding, Nicholas; Kizito, Dennison; Mpairwe, Harriet; Nabulime, Juliet; Ameke, Christine; Morison, Linda A.; Elliott, Alison M. // Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene;Sep2007, Vol. 101 Issue 9, p899
Summary: It is suggested that helminths, particularly hookworm and schistosomiasis, may be important causes of anaemia in pregnancy. We assessed the associations between mild-to-moderate anaemia (haemoglobin >8.0g/dl and <11.2g/dl) and helminths, malaria and HIV among 2507 otherwise healthy...
- Anemia in Pregnancy. Lops, Vanda R.; Hunter, Lauren P. // American Family Physician;4/1/1995, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p1189
Discusses problem-oriented considerations in the diagnosis of anemia in pregnancy. Cut-off values for blood hemoglobin and hematocrit during various stages of pregnancy; Iron metabolism and hematologic changes during pregnancy; Costs of laboratory tests to detect anemia; Impact of folic acid...
- Anemia and Iron Deficiency in Pregnancy. Krafft, Alexander; Murray-Kolb, Laura; Milman, Nils // Journal of Pregnancy;2012, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editors discuss various topics within the issue of the periodical on topics including postpartum anemia, periconceptional folate deficiency and perioperative blood losses.
- Scientists to save pregnant mother's lives with bananas. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;3/21/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article offers information on a new medical development, new strains of bananas rich in iron content which will help in treating iron-deficiency anemia in pregnant mothers and prevention of maternal death during childbirth.
- Anemia in medical students and its relationship with heart rate variability. Agrawal, K.; Paudel, B. H.; Khadka, R.; Upadhyay, N.; Dev, S. K.; Majhi, S. N. // Proceedings of the Physiological Society;2013, p239P
Anemia is prevalent in pregnant ladies. It is also common in college girls and other age groups of female. Anemia has been found to be associated with low heart rate variability (HRV) indicating increased cardiac risk. Medical students are under stress, which may affect both the hemoglobin level...
- Anaemia during pregnancy in Burkina Faso, West Africa, 1995-96: prevalence and associated factors. Meda, N.; Mandelbrot, L.; Cartoux, M.; Dao, B.; Ouangr�, A.; Dabis, F. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1999, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p916
Examines the prevalence and associated factors of anemia during pregnancy in Burkina Faso from 1995 to 1996. Risk factors of maternal anemia; Effects of HIV infection on the severity of maternal anemia; Correlation between the degree of anemia and HIV serostatus among women with anemia.