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The Impact of Antenatal Care on Pregnancy Performance between Adolescent Girls and Older Women

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414–20
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Pregnancy performance and newborn outcome between adolescents and older women receiving early and similar antenatal care showed minimal differences with only an increase rate of urinary tract infection and a lower rate of Caesarean section in the adolescents.

ABSTRACT

Objective: To investigate pregnancy performance and newborn outcome between adolescents and older women receiving adequate and similar antenatal care.

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e-Published: 03 Jul, 2013

The Burden of HIV Infection among Women Attending Antenatal Clinic in a Semi-urban Nigerian Town

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.228
Pages: 
323–8
Synopsis: 
Multiple sexual partners, previous induced abortions and hospital/clinic delivery seem to increase the risk of HIV infection in pregnant women in this environment.
 
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Background: Stable heterosexual relationships are a major determinant of the HIV epidemic and seroprevalence rate of HIV amongst antenatal women is a reflection of what is happening in the larger society.
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02 Apr, 2013
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e-Published: 14 Aug, 2013
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