Journal of Clinical Research

ISSN: 2795-6172

Open Access

Taonga Chanda

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Copperbelt University, Kitwe, Zambia

  • Review Article   
    The Knowledge, Attitude and Beliefs about Pre Eclampsia and Eclampsia among Pregnant Women at Selected Antenatal Clinics in Kitwe
    Author(s): Taonga Chanda*

    Introduction: Pregnancy is considered a life-changing moment for almost every woman in her child bearing age. Nevertheless, it becomes challenging whenever complications commence be it physically, mentally or emotionally as they might pose a threat to the lives of both the mother and fetus. Hypertensive disorders are leading causes of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality worldwide. Early detection and treatment is one of the ways that can help combat this fatal condition and in order to achieve this, the community must have adequate knowledge and skills concerning the condition and should also be provided with emergency care. Objectives: The purpose of this study is to assess the knowledge levels of women as well as attitudes towards preeclampsia and eclampsia. Method: This was a cross-sectional study on preg.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/2795-6172.2023.7.194

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