Placental Cannabinoid Receptor Expression in Preterm Birth
Conclusions: The presence of CBR mRNA in the human placental tissue was confirmed. The decreased expression of CBRs could serve as an indicator in predicting PTB.PMID:38745869 | PMC:PMC11093692 | DOI:10.1155/2024/6620156 (Source: Journal of Pregnancy)
Source: Journal of Pregnancy - May 15, 2024 Category: OBGYN Authors: Stepan Feduniw Izabela Krupa Katarzyna Łagowska Piotr Lauda ński Jacek Tabarkiewicz Barbara Stawarz Grzegorz Raba Source Type: research

Early Postnatal Care Utilization and Associated Factors Among Women Who Give Birth in the Last Six Weeks in Hosanna Town, Southern Ethiopia, 2022
Conclusion: In comparison to World Health Organization standards, the study's overall prevalence of early postnatal care utilization was low. Early postnatal care use was significantly associated with antenatal care follow-up, the husband's educational level, knowledge of early postnatal care use, and length of stay at the health institution following birth. As a result, the strength of health facilities is to improve service provision, information education, and communication.PMID:38726388 | PMC:PMC11081751 | DOI:10.1155/2024/1474213 (Source: Journal of Pregnancy)
Source: Journal of Pregnancy - May 10, 2024 Category: OBGYN Authors: Sintayehu Worku Merga Dheresa Tilahun Ali Mengistu Lodebo Source Type: research

Incidence of Adverse Perinatal Outcomes among Women Exposed to Maternal Near-Misses in Arsi Zone in Ethiopia: Prospective Cohort Study in 2022
CONCLUSION: In exposed women, a higher incidence of adverse perinatal outcomes was linked to aforementioned risk factors. Evidence-based practice intended to decrease delays in providing maternal care services does indeed improve perinatal outcomes.PMID:38550878 | PMC:PMC10978081 | DOI:10.1155/2024/6560652 (Source: Journal of Pregnancy)
Source: Journal of Pregnancy - March 29, 2024 Category: OBGYN Authors: Wogene Morka Getu Megersa Elias Bekele Abdi Deksisa Source Type: research