Ikechukwu Innocent Mbachu

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INTRODUCTION Uterine inversion is an un-common complication of parturition which often occurs in the immediate postpartum period. The chronic (non-puerperal) uterine inversion is rarer and most times tumour associated. PRESENTATION OF CASE A 51-year old grand multiparous lady presented with a month history of abnormal vaginal bleeding associated with(More)
BACKGROUND The study evaluated the pattern of severe maternal outcome, near miss indicators and associated patient and healthcare factors at a private referral hospital in rural Nigeria. METHODS This was a cross sectional study conducted from September 2014 to August 2015 in Madonna University Teaching Hospital Elele, Rivers State, Nigeria. Pregnant and(More)
Accurate HIV testing in pregnancy is critical to the prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV infection and linkages to other preventive strategies. This study determined the sensitivity, specificity negative and positive predictive value of serial rapid testing of HIV among pregnant women in Nnewi, south east Nigeria. This was a comparative(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of on-site training on the accuracy of blood loss estimation in a simulated obstetrics environment. METHODS In a tertiary hospital in Nigeria, clinical scenarios were created in April 2013 using known blood volumes in an objective structured clinical examination fashion. Doctors and nurses who worked in the obstetrics(More)
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