*  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
*  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
*  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/
*  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
*  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
*  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 oneā€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
*  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
*  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
*  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/
*  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
*  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/
*  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
*  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/
*  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
*  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
*  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
*  Childbirth - Wikipedia
... neonatal deaths from birth to 28 days, or perinatal deaths if including fetal deaths at 28 weeks gestation and later) are ... Risk factors for GBS infection include: prematurity (birth before 37 weeks gestation) a sibling who has had a GBS infection ... Intrapartum asphyxia is the impairment of the delivery of oxygen to the brain and vital tissues during the progress of labour. ... Infection remains a major cause of maternal mortality and morbidity in the developing world. The work of Ignaz Semmelweis was ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Childbirth
*  Indian Medicos: 2011
Three quarters of neonatal deaths around the world are caused by pre-term delivery, asphyxia and severe infections, such as ... BD will leverage our global experiences in implementing infection control programs by supporting NABH to enhance infection ... of all child deaths before the age of five. Almost 99 % of the newborn deaths occur in the developing world, with more than ... New born deaths decreased from 4.6 million in 1990 to 3.3 million in 2009, and fell slightly faster in the years since 2000, ...
  http://indian-medicos.blogspot.com/2011/
*  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
*  Adept (comics) - Wikipedia
... preventing further deaths in the city. Over time, Adept grew close to her teammate, Marathon, and began forming a special bond ... covering their eyes and nose and causing asphyxia, the team was sent to address the situation. Adept herself was infected by ... Blackthorn managed to keep her alive and eventually Adept managed to chemically produce the antidote to the infection, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adept_(comics)
*  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
*  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/