Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014

  • Lack of Association between ACE I/D and AGTR1 A1166C Gene Polymorphisms and Preeclampsia in Turkish Pregnant Women of Trakya Region

    Nevra Alkanli, Tammam Sipahi, Tulay Okman Kilic, Seralp Sener

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014
    Pages: 49-53
    Received: 19 May 2014
    Accepted: 10 June 2014
    Published: 30 June 2014
    Abstract: The aim of this study was to investigate the distribution of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Insertion/Deletion (ACE I/D) and the distribution of Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor A1166C (AGTR1 A1166C) gene polymorphisms in preeclamptic pregnant women comparing to control pregnant women in Turkish subjects of Trakya Region. We aimed to determine whether... Show More
  • Prevalence of Iron Deficiency Anemia among Pregnant Women before Iron Supplementation in Kathmandu University Hospital/Dhulikhel Hospital

    Binay Kumar Raut, Mukesh Kumar Jha, Abha Shrestha, Ajya Sah, Amit Sapkota, Smarika Byanju, Shyam Sundar Malla

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014
    Pages: 54-58
    Received: 16 June 2014
    Accepted: 30 June 2014
    Published: 10 July 2014
    Abstract: Objective: To determine the prevalence of iron deficiency anemia among pregnant women before iron supplementation in Kathmandu university Hospital/ Dhulikhel Hospital. Study area and population: Fifty three pregnant women who have not started iron supplement and attending OPD of Dhulikhel Hospital were selected for this study. Method and Material: ... Show More
  • Pregnancy Outcomes after Late Second Trimester Amniocentesis for Prenatal Diagnosis

    Shauna F. Williams, Emily Fay, Cristina Montalvo, Bart Holland, Joseph J. Apuzzio

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014
    Pages: 59-62
    Received: 15 July 2014
    Accepted: 23 July 2014
    Published: 30 July 2014
    Abstract: Objective: To compare the rate of preterm delivery in patients who had an amniocentesis before and after 20 weeks gestation. Study Design: This is a single-center retrospective cohort study of patients referred for specialized sonogram between January 1, 2007 and December 31, 2009. Outcomes of patients who underwent amniocentesis at less than 20 0/... Show More
  • Institutional Delivery Service Utilization and Associated Factors among Child Bearing Age Women in Goba Woreda, Ethiopia

    Daniel Bogale Odo, Desalegn Markos Shifti

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014
    Pages: 63-70
    Received: 19 January 2014
    Accepted: 29 July 2014
    Published: 10 August 2014
    Abstract: In despite of skilled delivery is one of the most tracked Millennium Development Goal indicators, the proportion of births attended by skilled health personnel in Ethiopia is very low. This study aimed at assessing level of institutional delivery service utilization and associated factors among mothers who gave birth during the last twelve months p... Show More