Sífilis materna y congénita en dos hospitales mexicanos: evaluación de una prueba diagnóstica rápida

  title={S{\'i}filis materna y cong{\'e}nita en dos hospitales mexicanos: evaluaci{\'o}n de una prueba diagn{\'o}stica r{\'a}pida},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Hern{\'a}ndez-Trejo and Bernardo Hern{\'a}ndez-Prado and Felipe Javier Uribe-Salas and L Juarez-figueroa and C. J Conde-gonzalez},
Objective. To estimate the prevalence of maternal and neonatal syphilis, to assess the usefulness of a rapid treponemic diagnostic test, and to evaluate the frequency of screening for syphilis during prenatal care in Mexican women. Material and methods. This was a cross-sectional study that included 1,322 women interviewed in two hospitals (Hospital General in Cuernavaca, Morelos, and Hospital de la Mujer in Mexico City). Women answered a questionnaire on reproductive background, exposure to… CONTINUE READING