Analysis of stillbirths in a Nigerian mission hospital.


BACKGROUND In Nigeria, perinatal mortality remains a major health problem with the balance heavily tilted towards the stillbirth component. Knowledge of the relative importance of the different causes of stillbirth is lacking, even in hospital settings. OBJECTIVE To determine the stillbirth rate in a Nigerian mission hospital and document its risk factors… (More)


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@article{Onyiriuka2009AnalysisOS, title={Analysis of stillbirths in a Nigerian mission hospital.}, author={Alphonsus Ndidi Onyiriuka}, journal={Nigerian quarterly journal of hospital medicine}, year={2009}, volume={19 1}, pages={27-31} }