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ALLMedicine™ Postpartum Infections Center

Research & Reviews  38 results

Birth during off-hours: Impact of time of birth, staff´s seniority, and unit volume on ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/birt.12663
Birth (Berkeley, Calif.); Pfniss I, Gold D et. al.

Jul 6th, 2022 - The aim of this study was to investigate whether time of birth, unit volume, and staff seniority impact the incidence of maternal complications in deliveries ≥34 + 0 gestational weeks. We conducted a population-based cross-sectional study of 87 06...

Single-dose versus multiple-dose antibiotics prophylaxis for preventing caesarean secti...
https://doi.org/10.1177/17455057221101071
Women's Health (London, England); Igwemadu GT, Eleje GU et. al.

Jun 8th, 2022 - Caesarean section, a common obstetric surgical procedure, is a major predisposing factor for puerperal infections, requiring the need for antibiotic prophylaxis. Evidence suggests that single-dose antibiotic prophylaxis has comparable efficacy to ...

Increased Risk of Postpartum Infections After Caesarian and Vaginal Delivery in Women W...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ibd/izac088
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Friedman S, Zegers FD et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - There is lack of knowledge concerning postpartum infections in women with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Our aim is to determine the 30-day postpartum infectious complications in women with and without IBD who have a caesarian section, normal v...

Infections of the Uterus After Delivery
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/postpartum-care/infections-of-the-uterus-after-delivery?autoredirectid=17858

Feb 1st, 2022 - Infections that develop after delivery of a baby ( postpartum infections Infections After Delivery Immediately after delivery, the woman’s temperature often increases. A temperature of 100.4° F (38° C) or higher during the first 12 hours after del...

Infections of the Uterus After Delivery
https://www.merckmanuals.com/en-ca/home/women-s-health-issues/postpartum-care/infections-of-the-uterus-after-delivery?autoredirectid=17855&redirectid=4138%3Fruleredirectid%3D30

Feb 1st, 2022 - Infections that develop after delivery of a baby ( postpartum infections Infections After Delivery Immediately after delivery, the woman’s temperature often increases. A temperature of 100.4° F (38° C) or higher during the first 12 hours after del...

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Guidelines  1 results

Umbilical Cord Care in the Newborn Infant.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2149
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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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Comparison of Surgical Skin Preps During Cesarean Deliveries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01870583

Oct 2nd, 2017 - Currently the skin preparation solutions currently in use for cesarean delivery are chlorhexidine-alcohol based solutions or iodine povidone solutions There had been no recommendations of which surgical skin prep wound be best utilized for cesarea...

Intervention for Postpartum Infections Following Caesarean Section
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01891006

Oct 18th, 2016 - This study is a non-blinded randomized controlled trial and a concurrent Health Economic. The study examines the effect on wound healing using NPWT compared with conventional wound treatment in women, who experience spontaneous dehiscence or where...

RCT of Postoperative Infections Following Caesarean Section Infections Following Caesarean Section
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02009098

Apr 21st, 2015 - Background Women undergoing Caesarean Section (CS) have an increased risk of postpartum infections compared to women undergoing vaginal delivery. In Denmark the incidence of post-CS infections is 7-10%. The most common infections are endometritis,...

Antibiotics and Gut Microbiota Among Newborn Infants
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02072798

Aug 12th, 2014 - Background Women undergoing Caesarean Section (CS) have an increased risk of postpartum infections compared to women undergoing vaginal delivery. In Denmark the incidence of post-CS infections is 7-10%. The most common infections are endometritis,...

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News  5 results

VIDEO: When to turn to surgery in postpartum uterine infection
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/144681/obstetrics/video-when-turn-surgery-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.

VIDEO: When to turn to surgery in postpartum uterine infection
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/144681/obstetrics/video-when-turn-surgery-postpartum-uterine-infection
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
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/40181

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
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/36439/rheumatology/ra-and-sle-risk-factors-remain-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
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/574009_12

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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