Psychological and social consequences among mothers suffering from perinatal loss: perspective from a low income country
- Depression and Grief Following Early Pregnancy Loss. Neugebauer, Richard; Ritsher, Jennifer // International Journal of Childbirth Education;Sep2005, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p21
Ten to 20% of clinically recognized pregnancies end in miscarriage. Research on the mental health impact and distress caused by pregnancy loss has focused on depressive symptoms. Yearning for the lost pregnancy and lost child, also key features of this bereavement, have received relatively...
- A Five-Year Review of Perinatal Deaths at Pasir Mas District. Bachok, Norsa'adah; Nor, Norhayati Mohd; Hamzah, Tengku Norbanee Tengku; Ibrahim, Wan Norlida; Daud, Aziah // International Medical Journal;Jul2008, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p193
Objective: Perinatal mortality is an important indicator of obstetric and neonatal services and socio-economic status of a country. This study reviewed perinatal mortality in Pasir Mas district for year 1999 to 2003 and its causes and related obstetric and foetal factors. Design: Retrospective...
- Perinatal mortality and morbidity among babies delivered in water: surveillance... Gilbert, Ruth E.; Tookey, Pat A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/21/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7208, p483
Presents information on a study which compared the perinatal morbidity and mortality of babies delivered in water. Methodology; Results; Discussion of the results.
- Infant death in Detroit. // Michigan Citizen;5/4/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 26, pA3
The article focuses on an issue concerning infant mortality in Detroit, Michigan and highlights the need for mothers to understand their health status and to seek out prenatal care.
- Perinatal mortality. Spong, Catherine Y. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Feb2000, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p130
Presents information on perinatal mortality. Decline in perinatal mortality in the United States from 1950 to 1996; Causes of perinatal mortality; Fetal or neonatal conditions that contribute to perinatal mortality.
- Abstracts. // Grief Matters: The Australian Journal of Grief & Bereavement;Winter2014, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p64
The article presents abstracts on perinatal death which include topics on the experiences of Bachelor of Midwifery students on perinatal death, communicating infant death to parents and adolescent experiences in having a stillborn half-sibling.
- Maternal education and risk of offspring death; changing patterns from 16 weeks of gestation until one year after birth. Carlsen, Fredrik; Grytten, Jostein; Eskild, Anne // European Journal of Public Health;Feb2014, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p157
Background: The social disparity in perinatal mortality may vary by the age of the offspring. We studied offspring mortality from pregnancy week 16 until 1 year after birth by maternal educational level. Methods: We included all births in Norwegian women during the years 1999â€“2004 (n =...
- Part 2. Ethnic Group, Education of Mother, and Birth Weight. Erhardt, Carl L.; Chase, Helen C. // American Journal of Public Health;Sep1973 Supplement, Vol. 63, p17
The article presents a study on ethnic groups, education of mothers and birth weight of infants in New York City. The study emphasizes the large percentage of infants who died in the first year of life with low birth weight. It is indicated in the study that the stratification of births...
- Part 3. Education of Mother, Medical Care and Condition of Infant. Chase, Helen C.; Nelson, Frieda G. // American Journal of Public Health;Sep1973 Supplement, Vol. 63, p27
The article presents a study of the relation of infant mortality on the education of the mother and her prenatal care, particularly to related factors such as ethnic group and illegitimacy in New York City. The study considers a mother's participation in prenatal care to be correlated with the...