BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (Accessed 16 July 2016)

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
(Accessed 16 July 2016)

Research article
Birth preparedness and place of birth in Tandahimba district, Tanzania: what women prepare for birth, where they go to deliver, and why
As making preparations for birth and health facility delivery are behaviours linked to positive maternal and newborn health outcomes, we aimed to describe what birth preparations were made, where women deliver…
Tara Tancred, Tanya Marchant, Claudia Hanson, Joanna Schellenberg and Fatuma Manzi
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2016 16:165
Published on: 16 July 2016


Research article
Implementation of repeat HIV testing during pregnancy in Kenya: a qualitative study
Repeat HIV testing in late pregnancy has the potential to decrease rates of mother-to-child transmission of HIV by identifying mothers who seroconvert after having tested negative for HIV in early pregnancy.
Anna Joy Rogers, Elly Weke, Zachary Kwena, Elizabeth A. Bukusi, Patrick Oyaro, Craig R. Cohen and Janet M. Turan
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2016 16:151
Published on: 11 July 2016