General Hospital Portlaoise Obstetric Clinical Report 1994

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/246460
Title:
General Hospital Portlaoise Obstetric Clinical Report 1994
Authors:
Midland Health Board (MHB)
Publisher:
Midland Health Board (MHB)
Issue Date:
1994
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/246460
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
There were 1,058 babies (weight 500mgs.+) born In the hospital in 1994 . This is an increase of twenty (1.9%), compared to last year. This was due to an increase of· 17 (5.7%) primagravidae. and 3 multigravidae (0.4%) There were seven babies born in Dublin after their mothers (six - one multiple pregnancy) were transferred from Portlaoise (0.7% of total births). One of these was delivered by caesarean action . There were nine perinatal deaths this year (two with lethal congenital malformations). The perinatal mortality w&s 8.5 per 1,000 births ( for both babies of 1,OOOgms and 500gms weight). The cerebral convulsion rate was 0.9 per 1,000 births (one case). There were 30 babies classified 88 ill (3.7%), seven (0.7) of whom were transferred to Dublin for specialist management. The number of caesareans was 111 (10.5),46 (14.6) in primagravidae and 65 (8.8)in multigravidae. There were 99 (9.5)inductions .
Keywords:
OBSTETRICS; PERINATAL MORTALITY

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMidland Health Board (MHB)en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-10-01T19:47:23Z-
dc.date.available2012-10-01T19:47:23Z-
dc.date.issued1994-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/246460-
dc.descriptionThere were 1,058 babies (weight 500mgs.+) born In the hospital in 1994 . This is an increase of twenty (1.9%), compared to last year. This was due to an increase of· 17 (5.7%) primagravidae. and 3 multigravidae (0.4%) There were seven babies born in Dublin after their mothers (six - one multiple pregnancy) were transferred from Portlaoise (0.7% of total births). One of these was delivered by caesarean action . There were nine perinatal deaths this year (two with lethal congenital malformations). The perinatal mortality w&s 8.5 per 1,000 births ( for both babies of 1,OOOgms and 500gms weight). The cerebral convulsion rate was 0.9 per 1,000 births (one case). There were 30 babies classified 88 ill (3.7%), seven (0.7) of whom were transferred to Dublin for specialist management. The number of caesareans was 111 (10.5),46 (14.6) in primagravidae and 65 (8.8)in multigravidae. There were 99 (9.5)inductions .en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMidland Health Board (MHB)en_GB
dc.subjectOBSTETRICSen_GB
dc.subjectPERINATAL MORTALITYen_GB
dc.titleGeneral Hospital Portlaoise Obstetric Clinical Report 1994en_GB
dc.typeReporten
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