*  Newborn Care Training of Midwives and Neonatal and Perinatal Mortality Rates in a Developing Country | Articles | Pediatrics
The reductions in rates of deaths attributable to asphyxia and infections may be the result of improvements in general care, ... infections (from 2.2 to 0.8 deaths per 1000 live births; P = .02), and unknown/other causes (from 2.1 to 1.0 deaths per 1000 ... because of decreases in rates of deaths attributable to birth asphyxia and infection. Perinatal mortality rates but not ... perinatal deaths, and deaths according to birth weight. Perinatal mortality figures included any deaths that occurred in the ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/126/5/e1064.long
*  Survival of low birthweight neonates in Uganda: analysis of progress between 1995 and 2011, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth | 10...
deaths such as birth asphyxia, infections, and preterm For instance, while incidence of poverty in the northern birth [16-18]. ... deaths such as birth asphyxia, infections, and preterm For instance, while incidence of poverty in the northern birth [16-18]. ... Further, as LBW is an underlying cause of including LBW deaths. A comparative development study 60-80% of all neonatal deaths ... Further, as LBW is an underlying cause of including LBW deaths. A comparative development study 60-80% of all neonatal deaths ...
  https://www.deepdyve.com/lp/springer_journal/survival-of-low-birthweight-neonates-in-uganda-analysis-of-progress-pywqmXIdWC
*  Bubble CPAP to support preterm infants in rural Rwanda: a retrospective cohort study | BMC Pediatrics | Full Text
Major causes of neonatal deaths include preterm birth, birth asphyxia and infections. Recently, complications related to ... Over 2.9 million neonatal deaths occur every year, representing 44 % of all under five deaths [1-3]. In Rwanda, despite a rapid ... Can available interventions end preventable deaths in mothers, newborn babies, and stillbirths, and at what cost? Lancet. 2014; ... Complications from premature birth contribute to 35 % of neonatal deaths globally; therefore, efforts to improve clinical ...
  https://bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12887-015-0449-x
*  UNICEF and partners battle newborn deaths in India's Rajasthan State | India | UNICEF
Babies who arrive at the care units often suffer low birthweight, prematurity, asphyxia or infections. The doctors and nurses ... Averting neonatal deaths. The twins are among the lucky ones admitted to a Facility-Based Newborn Care Unit in Udaipur, located ... Averting neonatal deaths is pivotal to reducing the infant mortality rate in India, which in 2009 stood at 50 per 1,000 live ... Sharma, whose smile is still apparent even though she wears a surgical mask to prevent infection. "I have faith that the babies ...
  https://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/india_56819.html
*  A LECTURE DELIVERED BY THE WIFE OF ONDO STATE GOVERNOR, MRS OLUKEMI MIMIKO ON " WOMEN DEVELOPMENT IN ONDO STATE" AT THE 4TH...
Main causes of neonatal deaths are birth asphyxia, severe infection including tetanus and premature birth. ... The deaths of new-born babies in Nigeria represent a quarter of the total number of deaths of children under-five. The majority ... Although many of these deaths are preventable, the coverage and quality of health care services in Nigeria continue to fail ... Other major causes include obstructed labor, infections, pregnancy induced hypertension and complications of unsafe abortion ...
  http://www.ondoevents.com/2016/06/06/a-lecture-delivered-by-the-wife-of-ondo-state-governor-mrs-olukemi-mimiko-on-women-development-in-ondo-state-at-the-4th-research-and-development-department-of-the-adekunle-ajasin-university-aku/
*  Enteral feeding practices in preterm infants in South Africa
Of these deaths, 41% are due to prematurity and 23% to asphyxia, while 18% are related to infection.'12- Bradshaw et al. ... The two commonest causes for delaying the initiation of feeds were unavailability of human breastmilk and perinatal asphyxia ( ... The statistics for 2008 indicate that 29% of these deaths are attributable to neonatal causes. ... critically important in reducing neonatal deaths. Nutritional support in preterm infants, especially those of extremely low ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1999-76712013000100003&lng=es&nrm=iso
*  Aetiology of stillbirths and neonatal deaths in rural Ghana: implications for health programming in developing countries. - GOV...
... fewer neonatal deaths resulting from birth asphyxia in the home than in the health facilities and more deaths from infection. ... Community-level interventions are urgently needed, especially interventions that reduce intrapartum deaths and infection rates ... 696 stillbirths and 623 neonatal deaths occurred over that time. Most deaths occurred in the antepartum period (28 weeks ... Infections were a major cause of death in the antepartum (10.1%) and neonatal (40.3%) periods. The most important cause of ...
  https://www.gov.uk/dfid-research-outputs/aetiology-of-stillbirths-and-neonatal-deaths-in-rural-ghana-implications-for-health-programming-in-developing-countries
*  Prevalence of Neonatal Sepsis and Associated Factors among Neonates in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Selected Governmental...
The common causes of neonatal mortality in Ethiopia are infection, asphyxia, and preterm birth [7]. Many women do not generally ... Deaths occurring in the neonatal period each year account for 41% (3.6 million) of all deaths in children under 5 years. The ... The major causes of neonatal deaths globally were estimated to be infections (35%), preterm births (28%), intrapartum related ... J. E. Lawn, S. Cousens, and J. Zupan, "4 Million neonatal deaths: when? Where? Why?" The Lancet, vol. 365, no. 9462, pp. 891- ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijpedi/2018/7801272/
*  Health in Nepal - Wikipedia
... which accounts for 61 percent of under 5 deaths. The major causes of neonatal death in Nepal are infection, birth asphyxia, ... of the infections and the remaining more than one‐third (34%) of infections are in females, out of which around 92.2% are in ... HIV infections are more common among men than women, as well as in urban areas and the far western region of Nepal, where ... However, in the past few years the NMR has remained stagnant at around 22.2 deaths per 1000 Live Birth in 2015 . This compares ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_in_Nepal
*  SIDS and Other Sleep-Related Infant Deaths: Expansion of Recommendations for a Safe Infant Sleeping Environment | From the...
After case investigation, SUIDs can be attributed to suffocation, asphyxia, entrapment, infection, ingestions, metabolic ... Infant Deaths Prompt CPSC Warning About Sling Carriers for Babies [press release]. Washington, DC: US Consumer Product Safety ... Deaths and injuries attributed to infant crib bumper pads. J Pediatr. 2007;151(3):271-274. ... Sudden infant deaths in sitting devices. Arch Dis Child. 2008;93(5):384-389. ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/128/5/1030.long
*  Resident medical officer | definition of resident medical officer by Medical dictionary
... infections) contributory to their deaths, he said these needed to be significantly improved.. Inequitable distribution of ... As for professional capacities of resident medical officers in different hospitals to handle newborn with asphyxia and other ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/resident+medical+officer
*  MEDICAL FACTS AND MCQ'S: Pediatric Surgery MCQ
These deaths are commonly due to perinatal asphyxia, respiratory failure and infection. The term intrauterine growth ... a. Infection. b. Airway obstruction. c. Hemorrhage. d. Malignant degeneration. e. Pain. Answer: a. The more common second ... If infection is present, a course of antibiotics is administered first.. 24. Proximity to which of the following structures ... E. They are more at risk for infection than the full-term infant.. Answer: ACE. DISCUSSION: The newborn infant has a relatively ...
  http://medifactsonline.blogspot.com/2011/06/pediatric-surgery-mcq.html
*  A confidential enquiry into cases of neonatal encephalopathy
... or infection. All CESDI deaths thought to have resulted from intrapartum asphyxia in 1996 and 1997. Main measures: Quality of ... of the deaths. An average of 2.8 and 2.5 episodes of suboptimal care were identified for the deaths and encephalopathy cases ... Conclusions: The findings were very similar for the encephalopathy cases and the deaths. We have demonstrated that with minor ... the quality of care findings with those relating to the deaths from the Confidential Enquiry into Stillbirths and Deaths in ...
  http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/10082771/confidential-enquiry-cases-neonatal-encephalopathy
*  Blog Archives - Pacific Reproductive Center
Also, 81% of infant deaths in term infants were due to birth asphyxia, congenital anomalies, SIDS, infections, and other ... The causes of death among these infants included birth asphyxia, congenital anomalies, infections, and sudden infant death ... A total of 5,428 infant deaths were noted during the study, which was 2.9 per 1,000 infants born. Of these deaths, two-thirds ... This 2011 study was the first to examine the continuous relationship between body mass index (BMI) and fetal/infant deaths. The ...
  https://pacificreproductivecenter.com/category/blog/
*  Medical Journal Of Babylon | Contact US
These neonatal deaths are attributed principally to infection, birth asphyxia and consequences of premature birth and low birth ... of infants have infections in the first month of life, resulting in 30?50% of total neonatal deaths in developing countries (1 ... The clinical manifestations of newborn infections vary and include subclinical infection, mild to severe manifestations of ... Neonatal Sepsis can be defined as any systemic bacterial infection confirmed by a positive blood culture in the first month of ...
  http://www.medicaljb.com/article.aspx?jrid=963
*  Plus it
... of neonatal deaths worldwide are caused by birth asphyxia, infections, or complications of prematurity.43 Although it is widely ... The birth asphyxia cases required the provider to anticipate and provide the necessary care for these newborn patients (e.g., ... She denies any history of sexually transmitted infections. She is up-to-date with her tetanus shot but received only 1 dose of ... Using clinical vignettes to assess quality of care for acute respiratory infections. Inquiry. 2016; 53. doi:10.1177/ ...
  http://www.ghspjournal.org/content/5/3/412
*  Human nutrition - Wikipedia
... which can increase the risk of infections and asphyxia in fetuses, increasing the probability of neonatal deaths. Growth ... a recent study in Ghana suggests a causal relationship between early initiation and reduced infection-caused neo-natal deaths. ... is a cause of 3.1 million child deaths and infant mortality, or 45% of all child deaths in 2011". When humans are ... They also have the lowest rate of child mortality in the developing world, with only 31 per 1000 deaths, and the highest iodine ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_nutrition
*  World Health Organization(WHO) Recommends Doulas Attend All Births Globally - International Doula Institute
... and neonatal deaths (birth asphyxia, infection and complications related to prematurity). It was developed following a rigorous ... The majority of these deaths occur in low-resource settings and most could have been prevented. ... The Checklist addresses the major causes of maternal death (haemorrhage, infection, obstructed labour and hypertensive ...
  https://internationaldoulainstitute.com/2016/03/world-health-organization-who-recommends-doulas/
*  Infant mortality - Wikipedia
... of these deaths are due to infections, premature births, complications during delivery, and perinatal asphyxia and birth ... Maternal blood-borne infection is another route of bacterial infection from mother to baby. Neonatal infection is also more ... Acute respiratory infection such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and bronchiolitis account for 30% of childhood deaths; 95% of ... Seven out of ten childhood deaths are due to infectious diseases: acute respiratory infection, diarrhea, measles, and malaria. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Infant_mortality
*  US6340346B1 - Method and system for system identification of physiological systems - Google Patents
Antepartum fetal deaths may be categorized into four broad categories: (i) chronic asphyxia of diverse origin; (ii) congenital ... diabetes and fetal infection; and (iv) deaths of unexplained cause. ... Based on available data, approximately 30% of antepartum fetal deaths may be attributed to asphyxia, 30% to maternal ... There is no doubt that better objective and advanced measures of placenta well being and fetal asphyxia and asphyxia-related ...
  https://patents.google.com/patent/US6340346B1/en
*  Factors associated with and causes of perinatal mortality in northeastern Tanzania
Furthermore, asphyxia accounted for a large proportion of the perinatal deaths. Interventions should target the prevention and ... and neonatal infection (13%). Among the remaining deaths, 27% (7/26) were attributed to preeclampsia and 23% (6/26) to small- ... Forty-six deaths occurred. Key factors associated with perinatal mortality were preterm delivery (adjusted odds ratio (OR) ... The cause of death in 43% of cases was attributed to complications related to labor and specifically to intrapartum asphyxia ( ...
  http://su.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:577989
*  Cause-specific neonatal mortality in a neonatal care unit in Northern Tanzania: a registry based cohort study | BMC Pediatrics ...
Birth asphyxia, prematurity and infection were the major single causes of neonatal morbidity and mortality. Birth asphyxia in ... The majority of deaths attributed to asphyxia (179/245, 73.1%) occurred in normal birth weight babies (Table 4). Birth asphyxia ... Leading causes of admission were birth asphyxia (26.8%), prematurity (18.4%), risk of infection (16.9%), neonatal infection ( ... One explanation of the high number of deaths due to asphyxia in our data may be the definition criteria for asphyxia that we ...
  https://bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2431-12-116
*  Causes of neonatal and child mortality in India: a nationally representative mortality survey. - PubMed - NCBI
... neonatal infections (0·27 million, 0·25 million to 0·29 million), and birth asphyxia and birth trauma (0·19 million, 0·18 ... There were 10,892 deaths in neonates and 12,260 in children aged 1-59 months in the study. When these details were projected ... The Registrar General of India surveyed all deaths occurring in 2001-03 in 1·1 million nationally representative homes. Field ... Five avoidable causes accounted for nearly 1·5 million child deaths in India in 2005, with substantial differences between ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21075444?dopt=Abstract
*  RFA-HD-07-016: Global Network for Womens and Childrens Health Research (U01)
... including intrapartum asphyxia, birth trauma, and premature birth. Birth asphyxia accounts for 21 percent of deaths, followed ... deaths and 200,000 infant deaths each year in the developing world are associated with malaria infection during pregnancy. ... acute respiratory tract infections, and vaccine-preventable infections. ... Two-thirds of these illnesses and deaths are preventable, yet they are associated with about half of the disease burden in the ...
  https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-07-016.html
*  Acute Diarrhoeal Diseases |authorSTREAM
2.9 Birth asphyxia, birth trauma 2.7 Road traffic accidents 2.7 Neonatal infections and other 2.7 Mortality DALYs ... Distribution of child deaths for selected causes by selected WHO region, 2004: Distribution of child deaths for selected causes ... PARENTRAL INFECTIONS: PARENTRAL INFECTIONS Non digestive origin ENT INFECTIONS RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS ... RESERVOIRS OF INFECTION: RESERVOIRS OF INFECTION MAN ANIMAL ETEC C. JEJUNI SHIGELLA SALMONELLA E.COLI CHOLERA PARASITES ...
  http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/sudharshini-1302729-acute-diarrhoeal-diseases/