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Assessment of Newborn Resuscitation Practice by Nurses in Machakos Level 5 Hospital, Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2020-09)
The first minute after birth is usually referred to as the golden minute, and the baby should be able to initiate spontaneous breathing, failure to which birth asphyxia ensues. Globally, approximately 5% to 10 per cent of ...
Utilization of Partograph in Management of Women in Labor among Nurses/Midwives Working in Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2020-10)
A partogram is a graphical representation of the fetal status, maternal status and progress of labor. Its proper interpretation assists in early identification of complications which may lead to morbidity and mortality. ...
Compliance to Prenatal Iron/Folic Acid Supplementation and Associated Barriers among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Clinic in Machakos County, Kenya
(Kenyatta University, 2021)
Iron nutrients plays a very critical role in body. Iron and folate nutrients are availed during expectance period so as cater for the high demand when one becomes pregnant to ensure sufficient supply of such elements to ...