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By Catherine Y. Spong

Stillbirth continues to be an immense and tragic obstetric complication

The variety of deaths as a result of stillbirth are more than these because of preterm beginning and surprising boy or girl dying syndrome mixed.

Stillbirth: Prediction, Prevention and Management offers a complete advisor to the subject of stillbirth. Distilling contemporary groundbreaking examine, professional authors think of:

  • The epidemiology of stillbirth during the global
  • The quite a few attainable reasons of stillbirth
  • The mental results on moms and households that suffer a stillbirth
  • Management of stillbirth
  • Managing pregnancies following stillbirth

Stillbirth: Prediction, Prevention and Management is jam-packed with an important evidence-based details and sensible insights. It permits all obstetric healthcare services to control probably the most worrying but all too universal events they are going to encounter.Content:
Chapter 1 excessive source of revenue nations (pages 1–18): Ruth Fretts
Chapter 2 Low source of revenue nations (pages 19–41): pleasure E. garden, Hannah Blencowe, Robert Pattinson, Cynthia Stanton and Simon Cousens
Chapter three class of Stillbirths (pages 42–54): Uma M. Reddy and Marian Willinger
Chapter four Demographics and Exposures (pages 55–81): Carol J. Rowland Hogue
Chapter five an infection (pages 82–99): Robert L. Goldenberg and Elizabeth M. McClure
Chapter 6 Genetics (pages 100–109): Ronald Wapner
Chapter 7 Fetal development limit (pages 110–116): Jason Gardosi
Chapter eight Maternal health conditions (pages 117–131): Deborah L. Conway
Chapter nine Vascular/Thrombotic (pages 132–142): Fabio Facchinetti and Francesca Monari
Chapter 10 Placenta and twine (pages 143–161): Raymond W. Redline
Chapter eleven Congenital Anomalies (pages 162–184): Michael Varner and Janice L. B. Byrne
Chapter 12 Workup of the sufferer with a Stillbirth (pages 185–202): Robert M. Silver and Michael L. Draper
Chapter thirteen Psychosocial Care (pages 203–228): Joanne Cacciatore
Chapter 14 clinical administration together with supply (pages 229–241): Donald J. Dudley
Chapter 15 administration of the following being pregnant (pages 242–250): George Saade

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35. Flenady V, Froen JF, Pinar H, et al. An evaluation of classification systems for stillbirth. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2009;9:24. 36. Vergani P, Cozzolino S, Pozzi E, et al. Identifying the causes of stillbirth: a comparison of four classification systems. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2008;199(3): 319e1–4. 37. Edmond KM, Quigley MA, Zandoh C, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of verbal autopsies in ascertaining the causes of stillbirths and neonatal deaths in rural Ghana. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 2008;22(5):417–29.

For example, hypertensive disease of pregnancy was associated with around 20% of intrapartum and 10% of antepartum stillbirths as well as 6% of neonatal deaths. Maternal conditions most often associated with perinatal death in South Africa are, in order, (1) obstructed labor, (2) hypertensive disease of pregnancy, (3) preterm labor, (4) antepartum hemorrhage, and (5) maternal infections and chorioamnionitis [2]. This information can be used to direct national and regional maternal, stillbirth, and newborn programs.

40 Epidemiology and Scope of the Problem 32. Li XF, Fortney JA, Kotelchuck M, Glover LH. The postpartum period: the key to maternal mortality. Int J Gynaecol Obstet 1996;54(1):1–10. 33. Lawn J, Kerber K, Enweronu-Laryea C, Cousens S. 6 Million Neonatal Deaths – What is progressing and what is not? Seminars in Perinatology. 2010;34(6):371–86. 34. Gardosi J, Kady SM, McGeown P, et al. Classification of stillbirth by relevant condition at death (ReCoDe): population based cohort study. BMJ 2005;331(7525): 1113–17.

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