TREATMENT OUTCOMES OF Neonatal Asphyxia at a National Hospital IN DAR ES SALAAM , Tanzania

  title={TREATMENT OUTCOMES OF Neonatal Asphyxia at a National Hospital IN DAR ES SALAAM , Tanzania},
  author={A. Sepeku and Thecla W Kohi},
Birth asphyxia is an important cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality in developing countries. Birth asphyxia continues to present a major clinical problem, and worldwide approximately one million newborn infants are affected annually. The broad purpose of this study was to describe the care given to asphyxiated neonates at a neonatal unit at a national hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. A descriptive cross-sectional study involving 40 neonates, admitted to the participating national… CONTINUE READING


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