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Relationship of serum uric acid, serum creatinine and serum cystatin C with maternal and fetal outcomes in rural Indian pregnant women
Background Hypertensive disorders are the most common in pregnancy. Several studies showed a positive correlation between elevated maternal serum uric acid (UA), serum creatinine and adverse maternalExpand
Maternal Factors Associated with Mode of Delivery in a Population with a High Cesarean Section Rate
We sought to identify factors associated with mode of delivery in a peri-urban Indian population with a high cesarean section rate. Poisson regression with robust error variance was applied to modelExpand
Cohort Profile: The Longitudinal Indian Family hEalth (LIFE) Pilot Study, Telangana State, India.
Cohort Profile: The Longitudinal Indian Family hEalth (LIFE) Pilot Study, Telangana State, India G.N. Kusneniwar,* R.Margaret Whelan, Kalpana Betha 1,† Jamie M Robertson, Purushotham Reddy Ramidi, KExpand
Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis among Childbearing Age Women in India: A Systematic Review
Background. Infection with Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) can lead to reproductive sequelae. Information on the general population of childbearing age women in India is sparse. We reviewed the literatureExpand
Mode of delivery and short-term infant health outcomes: a prospective cohort study in a peri-urban Indian population
BackgroundPrevious studies have found a relationship between cesarean section delivery and adverse outcomes in the offspring, partially attributing these findings to differential development ofExpand
Prevalence and determinants of caesarean section in a rural tertiary teaching hospital: a 6-year retrospective study
Caesarean section is one of the commonly performed surgical procedures in obstetrics. It was introduced in clinical practice as a lifesaving procedure for the mother and/or the baby.One of the mostExpand
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus and perinatal outcome: a rural tertiary teaching hospital based study
Diabetes Mellitus is one of the common medical condition complicating pregnancy. Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is defined as any degree of glucose intolerance with the onset or firstExpand
Comparison between use of combination of mifepristone and misoprostol versus misoprostol alone in the management of intrauterine fetal death
Intrauterine fetal death (IUFD) is one of the most devastating obstetric complication affecting over 3 million pregnancies per year throughout the world. A clinically accepted definition of IUFD isExpand