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ALLMedicine™ Postpartum Infections Center

Research & Reviews  17 results

Compliance with a new quality standard regarding administration of prophylactic antibio...
The Journal of Maternal-fetal & Neonatal Medicine : the O... Tietel M, Shema-Didi L et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Administering prophylactic antibiotics before cesarean section (CS) decreases postpartum infections significantly. They should be administered within 60 min prior to CS. In 2014 the Israeli Ministry of Health introduced the administration of pre-o...

Gestational iron deficiency anemia is associated with preterm birth, fetal growth restr...
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Kemppinen L, Mattila M et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - Gestational IDA has been linked to adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes, but the impact of iron supplementation on outcome measures remains unclear. Our objective was to assess the effects of gestational IDA on pregnancy outcomes and compare out...

Platelet indices as a predictive marker in neonatal sepsis and respiratory distress in ...
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International Journal of Hematology; Mishra S, Jaiswar S et. al.

Oct 28th, 2020 - Preterm Prelabor rupture of membranes (PPROM) accompanies 2-3% of all pregnancies and 1/3rd of all preterm deliveries leading to intraamniotic infection, postpartum infections, sepsis along with perinatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. Early d...

Planned conservative management of placenta increta and percreta with prophylactic tran...
Placenta Huang KL, Leung-Chit Tsang L et. al.

Aug 15th, 2020 - The objective of our study was to demonstrate planned conservative management of placenta increta and percreta in a single tertiary center. From April 2005 to July 2019, patients with placenta increta and percreta were managed conservatively at th...

Management of an outbreak of postpartum Streptococcus pyogenes emm75 infections.
The Journal of Hospital Infection; Trell K, Jörgensen J et. al.

Jun 5th, 2020 - Streptococcus pyogenes is a well-known cause of postpartum infections and is causing significant morbidity and mortality. To describe measures taken to control an outbreak of postpartum infections caused by S. pyogenes emm75 on a maternity ward. P...

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Guidelines  1 results

Umbilical Cord Care in the Newborn Infant.
Pediatrics Stewart D, Benitz W et. al.

Aug 31st, 2016 - Postpartum infections remain a leading cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. A high percentage of these infections may stem from bacterial colonization of the umbilicus, because cord care practices vary in reflection of cultural tra...

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News  4 results

VIDEO: When to turn to surgery in postpartum uterine infection
MDedge ObGyn; M. Alexander Otto

Aug 15th, 2017 - PARK CITY, UTAH – When postpartum infections don’t respond to antibiotics, doctors and surgeons need to move fast; surgery – often hysterectomy – is the only thing that will save the woman’s life. The problem is that with today’s antibiotics, doct.

Pre-Pregnancy Diabetes Ups MRSA Risk

Jul 1st, 2013 - Action Points Women who have diabetes before becoming pregnant are at increased risk for developing MRSA infection during hospitalization for labor and delivery. Point out that gestational diabetes was not associated with an increased risk for inv...

RA and SLE Risk Factors Remain for Mothers and Babies
Sara Freeman

Jul 8th, 2011 - LONDON – Women with both rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus were more than twice as likely as women without these diseases to have pregnancy-related hypertension, and the risk has not lessened in recent years despite improved tr.

Postpregnancy Genital Tract and Wound Infections

Conclusion Maternal morbidity affects more than 1.7 million American women every year.[10] Prompt recognition and treatment of postpregnancy infection is required to prevent the onset of systemic infection or localized tissue necrosis. The overwhe...

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