Search for dissertations about: "syphilis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 swedish dissertations containing the word syphilis.

  1. 1. Role of Genital Infections on pregnancy outcome with emphasis on syphilis

    University dissertation from Department of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, Lund University

    Author : Elena Maria Pereira Folgosa; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; HIV; chorioamnionitis; syphilis; Mozambique; stillbirth; Microbiology; bacteriology; virology; mycology; Mikrobiologi; bakteriologi; virologi; mykologi;

    Abstract : OBJECTIVES: To elucidate the role of genital infections in last trimester pre-labour foetal death and the role and aetiology of chorioamnionitis in stillbirth in Maputo, Mozambique. To determine the role of current syphilis as a risk factor for foetal death in Maputo and the prevalence and risk factors for syphilis and HIV infection in displaced pregnant women in rural Zambezia province. READ MORE

  2. 2. Health in Women of Reproductive Age A Survey in Rural Zimbabwe

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Carin Nilses; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics and gynaecology; Cross-sectional; developing country; women; reproduction; self-reported morbidity; anthropometric measurements; anaemia; malaria; syphilis; HIV; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; MEDICINE Surgery Obstetrics and women s diseases; MEDICIN Kirurgi Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; obstetrik och gynekologi;

    Abstract : General and reproductive health and reproductive outcome were described in rural women of childbearing age (15-44 years) during 1992-93 in a cross-sectional study in Zimbabwe. Through a two-stage sampling procedure twelve villages were selected at random, and 79% of the women in the villages accepted to participate (n=1213). READ MORE

  3. 3. Diagnostic strategies for blood borne infections in Sweden

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Kerstin Malm; Örebro universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; blood borne infections; screening assays; blood donors; HIV; HTVL-1 2; Hepatitis C; Syphilis;

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  4. 4. Control of sexually transmitted infections in a high prevalence region : HIV, syphilis and HBV among young adults and preparation for HIV vaccine trials in Mozambique

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Laboratory Medicine

    Author : Nelson Tembe; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Mozambique is one of the countries with a high burden of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B virus (HBV) and syphilis. HIV seroprevalence in adults was estimated to be 11.5% in 2009, syphilis prevalence among women was estimated to be 5.7% in 2010 and an estimated national HBV prevalence of above 8%. READ MORE

  5. 5. Genital and urinary tract infections in pregnancy in southern India : Diagnosis, management and impact om perinatal outcome

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Elizabeth Mathai; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Urinary tract infection; antimicrobial resistance; Chlamydia trachomatis; E Coli; CRP; neonatal infection; syphilis; nitrofurantoin; integrons; antenatal; India.;

    Abstract : Background: Prevalence of sexually transmitted infections varies in different parts of the world. These infections, occurring during pregnancy, can result in adverse outcome. There is paucity of information on the prevalence, effects and management of such infections in pregnancy in India. READ MORE