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Care of the newborn in developing countries

G. J. Ebrahim

Care of the newborn in developing countries

by G. J. Ebrahim

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Published by Macmillan/Elbs in London .
Written in English


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StatementG.J. Ebrahim.
The Physical Object
Pagination(n.p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14996388M
ISBN 100333283155
OCLC/WorldCa15030103

The highest maternal mortality rates are in developing countries, where global and regional initiatives are needed to improve the systems and practices involved in maternal care and medical access. Taking a practical policy approach, this book covers the background and concepts underlying efforts to improve maternal and perinatal mortality, the. Maternal and newborn health are inextricably linked—the survival and health of the newborn baby depends on the health of the mother during and after pregnancy and on the care she receives. The main causes of maternal mortality and morbidity include hemorrhage, pre-eclampsia and eclampsia, sepsis, complications of obstructed labor, and : Nynke R. van den Broek.

  Here's a comprehensive, pocket-sized resource for the care of full-term newborns. It provides guidance on well-baby development, monitoring the newborn, non-acute disease management, patient education, and more. Concise and convenient, this is the perfectPages: book, which deserves a wide readership among those who wish to practice better obstetrics and to care for mothers and newborns in developing countries, and a host of others, who will gain a better understanding of the problems to be tackled if we really want a world where equity prevails. In , Staffan Bergström, who is now professor of Inter-Author: Per Bergsjø.

  Background Of the million neonatal deaths and million stillbirths each year, 98% occur in developing countries. An evaluation of community-based interventions designed to reduce the number of Newborn-care training and perinatal mortality in developing countries | RTICited by: Newborn Care A learning programme for professionals Developed by the Perinatal Education Programme Primary Newborn Care Primary Newborn Care A learning programme for professionals Take control of your own learning in this innovative new book for nurses and doctors. You’ll be taught to solve practical problems and to take a simple, logical.


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Newborn deaths and improving key newborn care practices [36,37]. While home births are very common in developing countries, only 13% of women in these countries receive postnatal care in the first 10 Perinatal and Neonatal Care in Developing Countries Dharmapuri Vidyasagar and Anil Narang The science and practice of modern neonatology evolved as a medical specialty in the United States and the Western world over the last 60 years.

Neonatology as a specialty in developing countries is still evolving. The increased attention to improving newborn care. Care of the newborn in developing countries. [G J Ebrahim] Book: All Authors / Contributors: G J Ebrahim.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: # Newborn infants--Care and hygiene--Africa. 98% of these newborn deaths take place in developing countries, and for the most part these newborn deaths occur at home in the absence of any skilled health care. Thus.

Study sites and population. The Essential Newborn Care pre-post study was conducted in rural communities in seven sites of the Global Network for Women's and Children's Health Research in six countries (Argentina, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guatemala, India, Pakistan, and Zambia) between March and February (Figure 1) using an active baseline design.

14 Active Cited by: This book's predecessor was Lawson and Stewart's Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the Tropics and Developing published in it remained in print in the ELBS paperback edition until It was a book that no-one practising obstetrics or gynaecology in Cited by: Until recently policy makers and health professionals in developing countries have neglected newborn care, even though 70% of infant deaths occur during the first month of life.

The principles of essential newborn care are Care of the newborn in developing countries book resuscitation, warmth to avoid hypothermia, early breast-feeding, hygiene, support for the mother-infant. This important book has been written by experts in newborn care, mostly from developing countries in south Asia.

It contains a review of the current health status of mothers and newborn infants in the developing world, the evidence base for cost-effective essential and preventive neonatal interventions in poor communities, ideas for improving.

Packages of interventions Family planning, safe abortion care, maternal, newborn and child health. newborn care and care of the child. The packages are defined for community and/or facility levels in developing countries and provide guidance on the essential components needed.

Get this from a library. Improving newborn infant health in developing countries. [Anthony Costello; Dharma Manandhar;] -- Until recently policy makers and health professionals in developing countries have neglected newborn care, even though 70% of infant deaths occur during the.

Care of the Newborn in Developing Countries. Authors; G. Ebrahim Downloads; Part of the Macmillan Tropical Community Health Manuals book series Chapters Table of contents (19 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents. Search within book childhood development growth metabolism newborn nutrition obstetrics Ösophagus pain.

Framing the Issue In the s, the term “the 10/90 gap” was used to refer to the gross inequity that only about 10% of global spending on health research was directed at alleviating the disease burdens of low- and middle-income countries, where roughly 90% of the world’s “preventable mortality” occurred.

As diseases such as cancer, Read more. This is the second edition of the Pocket book of hospital care for children. It is for use by doctors, nurses and other health workers who are responsible for the care of young children at the first level referral hospitals. The Pocket Book is one of a series of documents and tools that support the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI).

Definition of indicators. Antenatal care coverage (at least one visit) is the percentage of women aged 15 to 49 with a live birth in a given time period that received antenatal care provided by skilled health personnel (doctor, nurse or midwife) at least once during pregnancy.

Skilled health personnel refers to workers/attendants that are accredited health professionals – such as a midwife. Care of the Newborn in Developing Countries (Macmillan Tropical Community Health Manuals) [Ebrahim, G.J.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Care of the Newborn in Developing Countries (Macmillan Tropical Community Health Manuals)Cited by: 3. The longstanding debate over the optimal duration of exclusive breastfeeding has centered on the so-called "weanling's dilemma" in developing countries: the choice between the known protective effect of exclusive breastfeeding against infectious morbidity and the (theoretical) insufficiency of breast milk alone to satisfy the infant's energy.

Michael Wahl didn't purposely set out to create an innovative cloth diaper for babies who live in the developing world as well as a humanitarian organization, Dri Butts, that distributes diapers to families in need. Rather, he saw it as a necessity to prevent diseases caused by the spread of fecal matter.

Many children in low-and middle-income. System Upgrade on Tue, May 19th, at 2am (ET) During this period, E-commerce and registration of new users may not be available for up to 12 hours. Improving newborn infant health development in developing countries.

Edited by Costello AJ and Manandhar D. Imperial College Press. (Pphardback; £) UK: Imperial College Press. ISBN 1 8 Improving neonatal care, as with improving any service in any part of the world, would require two main components; (a) good quality information and (b) co-ordination to deliver this Cited by: 1.

An estimated 4 million neonates (aged up to 28 days) die each year. These deaths account for about 40 percent of under-5 mortality and two-thirds of infant (aged up to 12 months) mortality.

Ninety-eight percent of neonatal deaths occur in developing countries. The true burden of neonatal mortality. This article has no abstract; the first words appear below. To the Editor: Carlo et al.

(Feb. 18 issue) 1 report the results of the First Breath study of newborn-care training in developing.pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, newborn care and care of the child.

The packages are defined for community and/or facility levels in developing countries and provide guidance on the essential components needed to assure adequacy and quality of care.Presenting valuable information on the interaction between an infant, the family, and the surrounding environment, this practical resource from the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) discusses developmental care to help readers support the individualized needs of the developing newborn and the family.

Featuring a multidisciplinary approach to care, the book also includes.