• Factors associated with severe preeclampsia and eclampsia in Jahun, Nigeria

      Guerrier, G; Oluyide, B; Keramarou, M; Grais, R (DovePress, 2013)
      To explore traditional herbal medicines as potential risk factors of severe preeclampsia and eclampsia in Nigeria.
    • High maternal and neonatal mortality rates in northern Nigeria: an 8-month observational study

      Guerrier, G; Oluyide, B; Keramarou, M; Grais, R (DovePress, 2013-08)
      Despite considerable efforts to reduce the maternal mortality ratio, numerous pregnant women continue to die in many developing countries, including Nigeria. We conducted a study to determine the incidence and causes of maternal mortality over an 8-month period in a rural-based secondary health facility located in Jahun, northern Nigeria.
    • HPV infection, cervical abnormalities, and cancer in HIV-infected women in Mumbai, India: 12-month follow-up.

      Isaakidis, P; Pimple, S; Varghese, B; Khan, S; Mansoor, H; Ladomirska, J; Sharma, N; Silva, E D; Metcalf, C; Caluwaerts, S; Alders, P; Ntzani, E E; Reid, T; Médecins sans Frontières, Mumbai, India ; Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece. (2013-08-13)
      HIV-infected women are at a higher risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) and cancer than women in the general population, partly due to a high prevalence of persistent human papillomavirus (HPV) infection. The aim of the study was to assess the burden of HPV infection, cervical abnormalities, and cervical cancer among a cohort of HIV-infected women as part of a routine screening in an urban overpopulated slum setting in Mumbai, India.