Clients' reasons for prenatal ultrasonography in Ibadan, South West of Nigeria

@article{Enakpene2009ClientsRF,
  title={Clients' reasons for prenatal ultrasonography in Ibadan, South West of Nigeria},
  author={Christopher A Enakpene and Imran Morhason-Bello and Anthony O Marinho and Babatunde Olubayo Adedokun and Adegoke O Kalejaiye and Kayode Sogo and Sikiru A Gbadamosi and Babatunde S Awoyinka and Obehi O Enabor},
  journal={BMC Women's Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={9},
  pages={12 - 12}
}
BACKGROUND Prenatal ultrasonography has remained a universal tool but little is known especially from developing countries on clients' reasons for desiring it. Then aim was to determine the reasons why pregnant women will desire a prenatal ultrasound. METHODS It was a cross-sectional survey of consecutive 222 women at 2 different ultrasonography facilities in Ibadan, South-west Nigeria. RESULTS The mean age of the respondents was 30.1 +/- 4.5 years. The commonest reason for requesting for… CONTINUE READING
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