Baseline information on childbirth outcomes among pregnant women screened in the Samrakshan program, India

An abnormal Doppler study in the 3rd trimester was present in 93 (35.23%, 95% CI: 29.71, 41.16) of the 264 women with documented childbirth outcomes. Twenty-six (9.85%, 95% CI: 6.81, 14.04) women had developed pre-eclampsia and 78 (29.54%, 95% CI: 24.37, 35.31) women had a preterm birth (<37 weeks).The neonatal mortality rate was 15.32 per 1000 live births and perinatal mortality rate was 26.52 per 1000 pregnancies.

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