Tag: Childbirth

Facilitators and barriers influencing weight management behaviours during pregnancy: a meta-synthesis of qualitative research – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Search outcomes The first database search in March 2019, identified 4307 studies; the second search in January 2021 identified 80 additional records. Of these, 4030 remained after duplicate removal. After…

“There is no joy in the family anymore”: a mixed-methods study on the experience and impact of maternal mortality on families in Ghana – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Between June 1, 2019 and December 1, 2020, 101 death certificates documenting maternal mortalities were identified. The contact number was called for all 101 maternal mortalities, among which 34 could…

Clinical significance of unexplained persistent sinus tachycardia in women with structurally normal heart during the peripartum period – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Patient characteristics Of 142,963 unique patients admitted in labor between January 2015 to June 2021, we excluded 1,194 due to presence of diagnoses consistent with structurally abnormal heart. Keyword search…