Study of Evaluation of Sensitivity and Specificity of Simple Screening Methods for Assessment of Anaemia in Pregnant Women

  title={Study of Evaluation of Sensitivity and Specificity of Simple Screening Methods for Assessment of Anaemia in Pregnant Women},
  author={Madhuri Akhilesh Agnihotri and Ranjeet Ambad and Anil S Rahule},
Aims: To evaluate the method for screening of Anaemia at primary Health centre (PHC) in respect of sensitivity and specificity of various simple screening test for Anaemia, which should be cheap and simple to operate. Method: For this study, 100 ANC cases were examined in ANC clinic at Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, JNMC (Sawangi, Wardha), Maharashtra and ANC clinic, civil hospital of Wardha. The various methods were studied in Central Clinical laboratory of Biochemistry AVBRH… Expand
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  • 2017
Anemia is a substantial contributor to poor pregnancy outcomes in low‐ and middle‐income countries. Access to laboratory facilities is limited; therefore, on‐site testing warrants attention.


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