Temporal trend of adolescent pregnancy in Brasil
CONCLUSION: The analysis of the temporal trend identifies a reduction in the proportion of live births among adolescent mothers in Brasil. However, there is a growing trend among some specific groups.RESUMO OBJETIVO: Analisar a tend ência temporal da gestação na adolescência e de fatores associados durante dez anos no Brasil. MÉTODO: Estudo ecológico de séries temporais realizado com base no banco de dados do Sistema de Informações sobre Nascidos Vivos (Sinasc). Fizeram parte do estudo informações referentes a nasci dos vivos filhos de mães adolescentes no período de 2006 a 2015. A proporção geral de gestação na adolescência e as proporções específicas conforme as características analisadas foram calculadas pelos coeficientes de notificação padronizados e o método de regressão linear simples. Apr ovado pelo comitê de ética da Universidade do Sul de Santa Catarina (Unisul). RESULTADOS: A proporção de nascidos vivos de mães adolescentes variou de 21,4% em 2006 para 18,1% em 2015, e essa redução ocorreu à custa da variação negativa observada entre mães na faixa de 15 a 19 anos de id ade. A população indígena foi a única que não apresentou redução. Houve aumento das proporç&...
Publication date: Available online 21 September 2020Source: Pregnancy HypertensionAuthor(s): Kim J.C. Verschueren, Rubinah R. Paidin, Annabel Broekhuis, Olivier S.S. Ramkhelawan, Lachmi R. Kodan, Humphrey H.H. Kanhai, Joyce L. Browne, Kitty W.M. Bloemenkamp, Marcus J. Rijken
Publication date: November 2020Source: Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders, Volume 46Author(s): Ramón Villaverde-González, Antonio Candeliere-Merlicco, María Aránzazu Alonso-Frías, Eladio Aparicio Castro, Andrés Carrillo Alcaraz, Javier Mallada Frechín, Ángel Pérez Sempere
[The Point] Having registered series of maternal deaths in The Gambia, a group of concern Gambians called Mbama Care Foundation in partnership with Gambian Women's Lives Matter will hold a peaceful protest today 23 September 2020 at Westfield.
CONCLUSIONS: Pregnancy PFAS were associated with greater gestational weight gain, weight retention, and weight gain years after pregnancy. PMID: 32959518 [PubMed - in process]
Condition: To Compare Efficacy Intrauterine vs Sublingual MISOPROSTOL in Addition to Oxytocin in Reducing Blood Loss of Post-cesarean Section in High Risk Women Interventions: Drug: sublingual Misoprostol; Drug: Intrauterine Misoprostol Sponsor: Rajavithi Hospital Not yet recruiting
Conclusions: Results showed a low incidence of ZIKV-associated birth defects, stillbirth, and miscarriage, which contrasts with previous studies in other Brazilian regions. Previous exposure to yellow fever vaccine and/or multiserotype DENV infection could be implicated in the protection from ZIKV congenital infection. PMID: 32952536 [PubMed]
If you ask health care providers about the most challenging condition to treat, chronic pain is mentioned frequently. By its nature, chronic pain is a complex and multidimensional experience. Pain perception is affected by our unique biology, our mood, our social environment, and past experiences. If you or a loved one is suffering from chronic pain, you already know the heavy burden. People are looking for novel, nonaddictive ways to treat pain Given the ongoing challenges of chronic pain management coupled with the consequences of the opioid epidemic, pain management practitioners and their patients are searching for eff...
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a health risk as it can lead to life-threatening infections. There has been a rise in resistant urinary tract infections (UTIs) which is the most common infection in pregnancy. This can be challenging in pregnancy due to the additional need to safeguard foetal development. The study's aim was to explore views about AMR in women who experienced UTIs in pregnancy.
CONCLUSION: Maternal SVP treatment stimulated neonatal stress-brain (HPA) axis, resulted in an oxido-inflammatory state, and disrupted the neuroendocrine-cytokines axis, and generally neonatal health. PMID: 32957897 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Authors: Fikadu K, Boti N, Tadesse B, Mesele D, Aschenaki E, Toka E, Arega F, Girma T, Paulos A Abstract Background: Episiotomy is the most common obstetric procedure, performed when the clinical circumstances place the patient at a high risk of high-degree laceration. However, episiotomy should be done with judicious indication to lower perineal laceration with fewer complications. Despite its adverse effects, the magnitude of episiotomy is increasing due to different factors. Therefore, this study is aimed at determining the recent magnitude of episiotomy and at identifying associated factors among women who gave...