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Neonatal sepsis deaths highest in children

At the scientific conference “Clinical Update on infections in obstetrics and gynecology and newborn” pm on third, Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Viet Tien said today, there are lots of pregnant women infected without knowing it silently, quite dangerous.

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Mr Tien said the case of bacteria from the mother’s vagina in pregnancy, leading to infant just born with severe infections.

Assoc. Dr. Nguyen Viet Tien, Vice Minister of Health said the hospital environment still exist some special types of bacteria that are resistant to drugs. In particular, in the field of obstetrics and gynecology, postpartum women, infants, pregnant women are vulnerable to bacterial infections in hospital beds, medical instruments, by operation of nursing care, medical We can also make the bacteria spread from person to person

Data from the World Health Organization (WHO) shows that infection is the most common cause of fatal infant mortality period accounted for the highest percentage (32%), asphyxia and trauma, obstetric No.2 (29%), premature mortality is 24%.

According to Central Care Treatment of neonatal (Central Maternity Hospital), the number of deaths of preterm infants, caused by bacterial infections accounted for 95.7% of full-term infants, the mortality rate due to postnatal infections accounted for 58.6%.

And at Hanoi Maternity Hospital, the mortality rate due to infections after birth in preterm infants accounted for 38.1%. Vietnam Medical Association recommendations, the medical establishment and people should use an antiseptic such as Dettol products (capable of killing 99.9% of bacteria) to protect mothers and babies born.

According to Dr. Vu Ba decision, the Director of the Central Obstetrics Hospital, Vietnam is located in the tropical monsoon area, very high air humidity associated with living and working conditions bad work. Especially rural women have to work under extreme weather protection with less labor, the ratio of sexually transmitted infections is quite high.

as abortion procedures, medical examination at the office, central sterile not good. The knowledge of women’s lack of sexual science, ignorance also lead to genital infection.

So, according to the Decision, the care of women during pregnancy, women giving birth, as clean how much death as obstetric complications significantly reduced.

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