Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Perinatal Mortality

Edited by Oliver Ezechi

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Nigeria


This book is a compendium of important topics related to perinatal mortality. It has been written for anyone who is interested in perinatal medicine and wishes to be part of the global strategy for prevention and control of perinatal mortality. It covers variety of subjects using simple language that can easily be understood by most health workers and those interested in quality health care. Postgraduate students in midwifery, obstetrics and paediatrics will also find it a very useful companion.

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Perinatal MortalityEdited by Oliver Ezechi

Published: June 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1273

ISBN: 978-953-51-0659-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7012-9

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

26249 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

20 Dimensions Citations


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1. Overview of Global Perinatal Mortality

By Oliver C. Ezechi and Agatha N. David


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2. The Effect of Intrauterine Development and Nutritional Status on Perinatal, Intrauterine and Neonatal Mortality: The MDN System

By Péter Berkő and Kálmán Joubert


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3. Current Trends in Perinatal Mortality in Developing Countries: Nigeria as a Case Study

By Uchenna Onwudiegwu and Ibraheem Awowole


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4. Neonatal Mortality: Incidence, Correlates and Improvement Strategies

By Sajjad ur Rahman and Walid El Ansari


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5. Perinatal Mortality in Multiple Pregnancy

By Patricia Steenhaut and Corinne Hubinont


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6. Helicopter Transportation for Perinatal and Maternal Emergency Care in Japan

By Ryuzo Higuchi and Sawako Minami


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7. The Contribution of Severe Pre-Eclampsia and Eclampsia to Perinatal Mortality in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital

By Olufemiwa Niyi Makinde


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8. A Survey of Late Fetal Deaths in a Japanese Prefecture

By Ryuzo Higuchi and Sawako Minami


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9. Super Eyes and Hands for Future Fetal Intervention

By Hiromasa Yamashita, Takashi Kakimoto, Wenji Yuan and Toshio Chiba


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