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  1. Antenatal care and educational problems of unmarried teenage mothers in Nairobi.

    Article - En anglais

    Part of a detailed analysis of 864 unmarried teenage mothers delivering in Pumwani Maternity Hospital and Kenyatta National Hospital is presented.

    Teenage pregnancy amounted for 42.3% of all deliveries of unmarried mothers.

    Most teenage patients were above 16 years of age, had a religious background of wide coverage, had low quality antenatal care and low education. 94.6% were found to be primigravidas.

    This dominance has also been found by other workers.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Afrique, Homme, Kenya, Mère, Adolescent, Gestation, Protection, Prénatal, Education, Célibat

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Africa, Human, Kenya, Mother, Adolescent, Pregnancy, Protection, Prenatal, Education, Bachelorhood

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 91-0389999

    Code Inist : 002B20F01. Création : 199406.