Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : postpartum period

Clinical Study of Maternal and Perinatal Outcome in Heart Disease Complicating Pregnancy at Tertiary Referral Center

Malathi Jonna, Akila B, VanajakshammaVelam

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2022, Volume 9, Issue 3, Pages 10371-10377

Background:Cardiac disease is an important cause of maternal mortality and morbidity
both in ante partum and postpartum period. The overall incidence of heart disease in
pregnancy is <1%. Objective of present study was to determine maternal outcome in
pregnant women with heart diseases in terms of fetal complication, maternal
complication and Mode of delivery. Aims: The aim of this study is to evaluate the
influence of biological factors inPerinatal Outcome in Heart Disease Complicating
Materials and Methods: This study wasconducted between January 2018 to
Decmber2021,ina tertiary care centre, SVIMS, Sri Padmavathi Medical college for
women. It is a retrospective observational study. Sample size is 55.
Results: In the present study, age distribution varied from 20-40 yrs. majority of women
(52.72%) are in the age group 20-25 years, followed by 23.63% in the age group of 26-30
years, 12.72% in the age group 31-35 years and 1.81% in the age group 36-40 years.
90.90% of cases are booked cases and 9.10% of cases are booked cases.
Conclusion: Preconceptional counselling, accurate risk assessment, regular antenatal
checkups,prevention, early recognition and aggressive treatment of complications
during pregnancy are crucial in reducing themorbidity. Surgical correction of the
cardiac lesion prior to pregnancy is associated with better pregnancy outcome.

A study to assess the perception of postnatal mothers regarding received nursing care

Mr. Bibin Kurian; Ms. Pradhnya M; Ms. Anjali L; Mr. Prashil M; Ms. Ashwini M; Ms. Pooja N; Manoj Patil

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 2604-2610

Abstract: Background – Normally, women who had undergone normal delivery will
remain in the hospital for at least two days and who had undergone cesarean section for
five to six days. An accurate and exact care is very important for the mother who is
recovering from the ailments of pregnancy and delivery and also for the health of the
newborn. Anything can be happen in the postnatal period. in order to avoid any unwanted
occurrence or complications, essential care for mother and baby is a must. Objectives: 1)
To assess the perception of postnatal mothers regarding received Nursing care, 2) To
associate the level of perception with selected demographic variables. Materials and
methods: Survey research approach and descriptive study design was used in the study.
The study was conducted at A.V.B.R Hospital Sawangi Meghe, Wardha. 100 post natal
mothers who had undergone cesarean section were selected for the study. Non-probability
convenience sampling was used for the selection of the samples. Result: Each 50% of the
postnatal mothers were moderately and fully satisfied with the nursing care received and
none of the selected demographic variables were associated with level of perception
regarding nursing care received. Conclusion: Mothers who had undergone cesarean
section in AVBR hospital were satisfied with the nursing care provided.