Tag: pregnancy

Impact of maternal dietary carbohydrate intake and vitamin D-related genetic risk score on birth length: the Vitamin D Pregnant Mother (VDPM) cohort study – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

WHO, UNICEF, World Bank, and United Nation DESA Population Division. United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation. Geneva: The World Bank; 2020. World Health Organization. Neonatal and Perinatal Mortality:…

Multilevel analysis of the predictors of completion of the continuum of maternity care in Ethiopia; using the recent 2019 Ethiopia mini demographic and health survey – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

United Nations. Transforming our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. 2015. Available at: https://sdgs.un.org/2030agenda. World Health Organization. Trends in maternal mortality 2000 to 2017: estimates by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank…

Screening high-risk population of persistent postpartum hypertension in women with preeclampsia using latent class cluster analysis – BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Study population This retrospective multicenter cohort study recruited patients from the First Hospital of Shanxi Medical University (FHSMU) between June 2017 and May 2020 and Shanxi Children’s Hospital and Women…

Safety of beta-blocker and calcium channel blocker antihypertensive drugs in pregnancy: a Mendelian randomization study – BMC Medicine

Data sources A flowchart depicting the statistical analysis plan is displayed in Fig. 3. Publicly available genetic association summary data were used for all analyses. Appropriate ethical approval and participant consent…

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…

Pregnancy after sexuality preserving cystectomy with urinary diversion for bladder cancer: case report and review of the literature – BMC Urology

In 1922, Knauf firstly described pregnancy after urinary diversion [9]. Since then, the possibility to achieve pregnancy after bladder surgery for benign conditions in patients with urinary diversion, has been…