Maternal Perspectives of Prenatal Sonogram in a North-Eastern Population in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Ugwu2009MaternalPO,
  title={Maternal Perspectives of Prenatal Sonogram in a North-Eastern Population in Nigeria},
  author={A C Ugwu and EO Osungbade and FO Erondu},
  booktitle={The Libyan journal of medicine},
  year={2009}
}
Limited information exists on maternal perspectives of prenatal sonogram in north-eastern Nigeria. This study was aimed at documenting the views and expectations of pregnant women concerning prenatal sonogram as well as their level of awareness of its purpose, limitations and safety in a predominantly Moslem society. A survey was carried out on a convenience sample of 150 patients referred from ante-natal clinics for prenatal sonogram, by administering semi-structured questionnaires. The… CONTINUE READING

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