Early neonatal morbidity & mortality were studied in 7972 viable live born babies over one year period in Medical College, Calcutta.
Early neonatal morbidity and mortality rate were 66.85 & 32.86 respectively.
About 48% of Early neonatal deaths occurred in lst 48 hours & 80% within first 72 hours oflife.
Early neonatal mortality rate per 1000 was maximum in babies born of a primi (43.03) and grand multiparous mother (103.89) ; maternal age less than 20 yrs. (44.15), and more than 30 yrs. (46.04) & in multiple pregnancy (142.85).
It was highest in breech delivery (114.28) & with maternal disease like dribling (179), hypertension (146) & APH (116).
Birth asphyxia contributed 65.26% of early neonatal deaths, followed by septicaemia (10.3%). Klebsiella was the most common (55%) organism.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Morbidité, Nouveau né, Homme, Inde, Asie, Facteur risque, Etiologie, Nouveau né pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Morbidity, Newborn, Human, India, Asia, Risk factor, Etiology, Newborn diseases
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Cote : 98-0489142
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 19/02/1999.