Peripartum infections and associated maternal mortality in rural Malawi

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/255399
Title:
Peripartum infections and associated maternal mortality in rural Malawi
Authors:
van den Akker, T; de Vroome, S; Mwagomba, B; Ford, N; van Roosmalen, J
Journal:
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abstract:
To assess associations between maternal mortality and severe morbidity and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, uptake of antiretroviral therapy, obstetric infections, and nonobstetric infections in a rural Malawian district, where the estimated HIV prevalence is 21%.
Affiliation:
Thyolo District Health Office, Ministry of Health, Thyolo, Malawi; Medecins Sans Frontieres Operational Center Brussels, Brussels, Belgium; The Department of Medical Humanities, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; The Department of Obstetrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands; Center for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Issue Date:
Aug-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/255399
DOI:
10.1097/AOG.0b013e3182254d03
PubMed ID:
21775841
Additional Links:
http://journals.lww.com/greenjournal/Abstract/2011/08000/Peripartum_Infections_and_Associated_Maternal.10.aspx
Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
Article approval pending
ISSN:
1873-233X
Appears in Collections:
Womens/Reproductive Health

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorvan den Akker, Ten_GB
dc.contributor.authorde Vroome, Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMwagomba, Ben_GB
dc.contributor.authorFord, Nen_GB
dc.contributor.authorvan Roosmalen, Jen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-12-11T23:43:54Z-
dc.date.available2012-12-11T23:43:54Z-
dc.date.issued2011-08-
dc.identifier.citationObstet Gynecol 2011; 118(2.1):266-72en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1873-233X-
dc.identifier.pmid21775841-
dc.identifier.doi10.1097/AOG.0b013e3182254d03-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/255399-
dc.descriptionArticle approval pendingen_GB
dc.description.abstractTo assess associations between maternal mortality and severe morbidity and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, uptake of antiretroviral therapy, obstetric infections, and nonobstetric infections in a rural Malawian district, where the estimated HIV prevalence is 21%.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherLippincott Williams & Wilkinsen_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://journals.lww.com/greenjournal/Abstract/2011/08000/Peripartum_Infections_and_Associated_Maternal.10.aspxen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Obstetrics and Gynecologyen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdolescenten_GB
dc.subject.meshAdulten_GB
dc.subject.meshAnti-Retroviral Agentsen_GB
dc.subject.meshFemaleen_GB
dc.subject.meshHIV Infectionsen_GB
dc.subject.meshHumansen_GB
dc.subject.meshIncidenceen_GB
dc.subject.meshMalawien_GB
dc.subject.meshMaternal Mortalityen_GB
dc.subject.meshMiddle Ageden_GB
dc.subject.meshPregnancyen_GB
dc.subject.meshPregnancy Complications, Infectiousen_GB
dc.subject.meshPrevalenceen_GB
dc.subject.meshPuerperal Infectionen_GB
dc.subject.meshRural Healthen_GB
dc.subject.meshYoung Adulten_GB
dc.titlePeripartum infections and associated maternal mortality in rural Malawien
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentThyolo District Health Office, Ministry of Health, Thyolo, Malawi; Medecins Sans Frontieres Operational Center Brussels, Brussels, Belgium; The Department of Medical Humanities, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; The Department of Obstetrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands; Center for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africaen_GB
dc.identifier.journalObstetrics and Gynecologyen_GB

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