Does the cigarette smoking influence the perinatal outcome?

Zisovska, Elizabeta and Lazarevska, Liljana and Zivkovic, Jadranka and Spasova, Lidija (2007) Does the cigarette smoking influence the perinatal outcome? Ekoloska istina-Zbornk radova (20). pp. 672-677. ISSN ISBN 978-86-80987-51-4

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Cigarette smoking, active or passive, is related to adverse perinatal outcome, and
affects breastfeeding. It increases risks of spontaneous abortions, preterm delivery, low
birthweight, malformations, placenta previa, abruption. The aim
of our study was to evaluate
whether cigarette smoking has influence to perinatal outcome. Material
: newborns and their
mothers admitted to Gynecology&Obstetric Clinic, Skopje, Macedonia. Methods
epidemiological, clinical, statistical. Our results
showed high influence of the cigarette smoking
to some indicators of perinatal outcome (prematurity, low birthweight, Apgar scores). These
finding derive conclusion
that cigarette smoking is the most frequent and completely preventable
risk factor for the adverse neonatal outcome.
Key words: newborn, cigarette smoke, outcome, prematurity

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medical and Health Sciences > Clinical medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medical Science
Depositing User: Elizabeta Zisovska
Date Deposited: 12 Aug 2015 12:32
Last Modified: 12 Aug 2015 12:32

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