- Cecily M Begley, Trinity College Dublin
- Matthias Borchert, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
- Alexander Heazell, University of Manchester
- Robert W Powers, University of Pittsburgh
- Ndola Prata, University of California, Berkeley
- Christine Roberts, The Kolling Institute of Medical Research
- Jos van Roosmalen, VU University Medical Center
- Nawsheen Boodhun, BioMed Central
African migrants in Autralia who have a refugee backgrond are more likely to experience certain adverse pregnancy outcomes than those who do not have a refugee background
In parts of India, uterotonic drugs are not widely available, and worryingly, when available their quality and potency are below acceptable levels
Using ultrasound measurements of a cesarean scar could allow us to predict whether the scar will bleed or rupture during the following pregnancy
New mothers express the need for support to deal with different kinds of postnatal distress, including those that are experienced after a traumatic birth, and with relation to breastfeeding,
Australian maternity and early childhood services have a limited capacity to identify, and tailor their responses to, Afghan immigrant families, which contributes to an inequality in health outcomes.
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014, 14:375
News from the web
- 28 November 2014
- Pregnancy, a missed opportunity to influence later health
- 27 November 2014
- New research shows a statistical significant association between increased LARC usage and reduction in teenage pregnancy and abortion rates in England
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of pregnancy and childbirth.
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth is part of the BMC series which publishes subject-specific journals focused on the needs of individual research communities across all areas of biology and medicine. We offer an efficient, fair and friendly peer review service, and are committed to publishing all sound science, provided that there is some advance in knowledge presented by the work.
BMC series - open, inclusive and trusted.
BMC series blog
- 20 November 2014
- GP chlamydia testing rates: previously unexplored associations
- 18 November 2014
- Measuring the impact of humanitarian assistance
- 06 November 2014
- Behind the image: Kyle Harrington