Table 5

Level of haemoglobin (Hb) among admissions, near miss and deaths in four hospitals in Serang and Pandeglang (November 2003 – October 2004)

Near miss n (%)

Death n (%)

Other n (%)

All n (%)


Hb < 6 g/dl

198 (26.0)

8 (12.5)

45 (0.9)

251 (4.4)

Hb 6 – 7.9 g/dl

232 (30.4)

6 (9.4)

236 (4.9)

474 (8.4)

Hb 8 – 9.9 g/dl

138 (18.1)

10 (15.6)

732 (15.1)

880 (15.5)

Hb > = 10 g/dl

93 (12.2)

13 (20.3)

1254 (25.9)

1360 (24.0)

No Hb, with clinical anaemia

17 (2.2)

3 (4.7)

13 (0.3)

33 (0.6)

No Hb, with no recorded clinical anaemia

85 (11.1)

24 (37.5)

2562 (52.9)

2671 (47.1)

All

763 (100.0)

64 (100.0)

4842 (100.0)

5669 (100.0)


Adisasmita et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2008 8:10   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-8-10

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