International Journal of

Womens Health and WellnessISSN: 2474-1353

Early Online

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510138

Relationship between Lactate Dehydrogenase and Schistocytes in Patients with HELLP Syndrome

Henry Jose Nava Dugarte, Francis Daniela Garcia Borrero and Dora Z. Moreno

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: June 20, 2022

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy constitute a high incidence pathology and a significant cause of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Therefore, HELLP syndrome is one of the most feared complications. Objective: Establish the relationship between plasma LDH levels and the presence of schistocytes in peripheral blood smears, as well as clinical symptoms and lab results present in this syndrome....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510137

Application of Reproductive Related Gene Detection in Etiological Analysis of Recurrent Non-Transplantable Embryo

Yingjie Zhou, Peng Liu, Yue Geng and Li Zhang

Article Type: Original Research | First Published: March 24, 2022

Gamete maturation and embryonic development are directly related to genetic factors. If the patient has genetic abnormalities, the efficacy of clinical treatment may be seriously affected or even ineffective. In this study, we analyzed the variation of reproductive related gene associated with the adverse outcome of assisted reproductive therapy, recurrent non transferable embryo, and discussed the key points of genetic counseling and the selection of clinical treatment schemes for recurrent non...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510136

Perception of Women on Gender-Based Violence in Guinea: A Qualitative Study

Mamadou Dioulde Balde, Ramata Diallo, Amadou Oury Toure, Alpha Oumar Sall, Anne Marie Soumah, Aissatou Diallo, Sadan Camara, Bienvenu Salim Camara and Boubacar Alpha Diallo

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: February 20, 2022

Gender-based violence exists and is increasing worldwide, with higher rates in African regions where gender inequality persists. It affects adolescent girls and adult women. In Guinea, violence against women is a widespread phenomenon. Indeed, 9 out of 10 women aged from 15 to 64 have been victim of at least one act of violence. The objective of this study is to explore the perceptions of women in the community about the violence that they have undergone. It is a qualitative study using focus gr...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-1353/1510135

Measuring Independent and Controlled Effects of Age at First Marriage and Age at First Birth on Completed Family Size among Women Aged 45-49 in Zambia

Nkuye Moyo, Tina Nanyangwe-Moyo, Xiaochun Qiao, Jilei Wu and Xiaoying Zheng

Article Type: Original Research | First Published: February 09, 2022

The link between age at marriage and first birth in explaining completed family size is not always direct, due to heterogeneity in circumstances, that compel individual women to marry or initiate childbearing at a particular age. We analyzed data for 1020 women aged 45- 49 in 2014 of the 1965-1969 birth cohort from the 2013-14 Zambia Demographic and Health Survey (ZDHS). We fitted a bivariate and multivariate multinomial logistic regression to establish the relationship between a mother’s age ...

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