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Doctors' attitudes and practices regarding smoking cessation during pregnancy
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2005-05)
Objective. To investigate the current smoking cessation practices and attitudes of doctors working in the public antenatal services, as well as their perceived barriers to addressing the issue in the context of routine ...
Smoking in pregnancy : what does my patient know?
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2005-09)
Effect of the Maternal Care Manual from the Perinatal Education Programme on the quality of antenatal and intrapartum care rendered by midwives
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1999)
Objectives. To assess changes in the quality of antenatal and intrapartum care rendered by midwives following intervention with the Maternal Care Manual from the Perinatal Education Programme (PEP). Design. A prospective ...
Point-of-care screening for hepatitis B virus infection in pregnant women at an antenatal clinic : a South African experience
(Public Library of Science, 2017)
Background & aims: Elimination of HIV and syphilis mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) has received much attention but little consideration has been given to the possibility of elimination of HBV MTCT. In sub-Saharan ...
'Reds flags' in antenatal care : fetal movements and fetal growth
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2018)
Poor fetal growth in late pregnancy is a very common cause of stillbirth or fetal distress during labour. It is associated with reduced fetal movements, which can be detected by the mother antenatally. A simple management ...
Antenatal detection of small-for-gestational-age babies : choice of a symphysis-fundus growth curve
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1988)
By using symphysis-fundus measurements serially and plotting them on a curve, small-for-gestational-age babies can be detected. To determine which symphysis-fundus curve to choose for our population, the predictive values ...