Home|Journals Follow on Twitter| Subscribe to List

Directory for Medical Articles

Open Access


Med Arh. 2015; 69(1): 38-41

Grandmultiparity: Risk Factors and Outcome in a Tertiary Hospital: a Comparative Study

Mohamed Akhatim Alsammani, Salah Roshdy Ahmed.

Aims: The aim of the current study was to determine the prevalence of grandmultiparity and the associated risks factors. Methods: Four hundred thirty grandmutliparas (parity 5 or more) were compared with multiparous population (parity 2-4) with regard to maternal age, gestational age, mode of delivery, fetal and maternal outcomes and inter-current medical and obstetrical problems. Results: There were significant association between grandmultiparity and adverse pregnancy outcomes such as cesarean delivery (OR=2.699, CI=2.072-3.515, p

Key words: Grandmultiparity, Pregnancy outcome, Obstetric complications, Neonatal morbidity.

Share this Article

American Journal of Research in Medical Sciences


ScopeMed Home
Follow ScopeMed on Twitter
Article Tools
eJPort Journal Hosting
About ScopeMed
License Information
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Suggest a Journal
Publisher Login
Contact Us

The articles in Scopemed are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.
ScopeMed is a Database Service for Scientific Publications. Copyright ScopeMed Information Services.
Scopemed Buttons