Factors Influencing Inter-Pregnancy Interval among Antenatal Attendee in a Tertiary Hospital in Abakaliki, South-East, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Anikwe2018FactorsII,
  title={Factors Influencing Inter-Pregnancy Interval among Antenatal Attendee in a Tertiary Hospital in Abakaliki, South-East, Nigeria},
  author={C C Anikwe and Benjamin Samuel Umezuluike and Brown Nnamdi Ejikeme and Okechukwu Emmanuel Ndukwe and Bartholomew Chukwunonye Okorochukwu and Nworah J. Obiechina and Cyril Chijioke Ikeoha and Ogah Emeka Onwe},
  year={2018}
}
Background: World over, there has being an improvement in birth spacing resulting in a reduction in the perinatal and maternal morbidity and mortality rates. Objective: To appraise the factors influencing inter-pregnancy interval (IPI) among pregnant women receiving antenatal care at Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki. Methods: A descriptive cross-sectional study was done among antenatal attendee, with at least one previous delivery, in Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki over a six month… CONTINUE READING

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