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Inventi Impact - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
(Formerly Inventi Rapid/Impact: Sex & Reproduction)

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  • Inventi:hsr/18613/16
    A STUDY TO ASSESS KNOWLEDGE REGARDING WARNING SIGNS OF PREGNANCY AMONG ANTENATAL WOMEN
    Anita Rani*, Kamaldeep Kaur, Kirandeep Kaur, Lavjot Sharma, Manjeet Kaur

    “Every pregnancy faces risk”, so all antenatal women should be made aware of warning signs of pregnancy, so that they can recognize these signs easily and seek timely access to emergency obstetric care. A descriptive study was conducted to assess the knowledge regarding warning signs of pregnancy among antenatal women in Civil Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab. A total of 65 antenatal women were selected with purposive sampling technique. Self structured questionnaire was implemented to assess the knowledge regarding warning signs of pregnancy among antenatal women. Results showed that approximately half (47.69%) of antenatal women had good knowledge, followed by 29.3% who had average knowledge and remaining (15.39%) had poor knowledge. Knowledge regarding warning signs of pregnancy showed statistically significant relationship with type of family at p<0.05 level of significance.

    How to Cite this Article
    Anita Rani, Kamaldeep Kaur, Kirandeep Kaur et al. A Study to Assess Knowledge Regarding Warning Signs of Pregnancy among Antenatal Women. Inventi Impact: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2016(2):69-71, 2016.
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