Kirti Iyengar

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Huwa Rog, Parhej, and Desi Dawai: Women's Perceptions of Postpartum Maternal Morbidity and Care in Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health ARTH, Udaipur, India Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Qual Health Res 26:659-71. 2016
  2. pmc Consequences of maternal complications in women's lives in the first postpartum year: a prospective cohort study
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313001, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:226-40. 2012
  3. pmc Early postpartum maternal morbidity among rural women of Rajasthan, India: a community-based study
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health ARTH, Udaipur, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:213-25. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Emergency obstetric care and referral: experience of two midwife-led health centres in rural Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Reprod Health Matters 17:9-20. 2009
  5. pmc Pregnancy-related deaths in rural Rajasthan, India: exploring causes, context, and care-seeking through verbal autopsy
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313 004, Rajasthan, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:293-302. 2009
  6. pmc Comparison of domiciliary and institutional delivery-care practices in rural Rajasthan, India
    Sharad D Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313004, Rajasthan, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:303-12. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Home use of misoprostol for early medical abortion in a low resource setting: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial
    Kirti Iyengar
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Karolinska Institute, WHO Collaborating Centre, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 95:173-81. 2016
  8. pmc Maternal health: a case study of Rajasthan
    Sharad D Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313 001, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:271-92. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Self-assessment of the outcome of early medical abortion versus clinic follow-up in India: a randomised, controlled, non-inferiority trial
    Kirti Iyengar
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska Institutet Karolinska University Hospital, WHO Collaborating Centre, Stockholm, Sweden Action Research and Training for Health ARTH, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e537-45. 2015
  10. pmc Adherence to evidence based care practices for childbirth before and after a quality improvement intervention in health facilities of Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:270. 2014

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Huwa Rog, Parhej, and Desi Dawai: Women's Perceptions of Postpartum Maternal Morbidity and Care in Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health ARTH, Udaipur, India Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Qual Health Res 26:659-71. 2016
    ..This cultural framework around the concept of huwa rog and peoples' beliefs about it are of central importance for planning postpartum health interventions, including place of contact and communication messages. ..
  2. pmc Consequences of maternal complications in women's lives in the first postpartum year: a prospective cohort study
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313001, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:226-40. 2012
    ..Further research is needed to identify an effective package of services for women in the first year after delivery...
  3. pmc Early postpartum maternal morbidity among rural women of Rajasthan, India: a community-based study
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health ARTH, Udaipur, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 30:213-25. 2012
    ..Further, health programmes should also ensure that women are properly screened for complications before their discharge from hospitals after delivery...
  4. doi request reprint Emergency obstetric care and referral: experience of two midwife-led health centres in rural Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Reprod Health Matters 17:9-20. 2009
    ..Protocols must acknowledge that some families might not comply with referral advice, and also that initial care by nurse-midwives can reverse progression of certain complications and thereby avert the need for referral...
  5. pmc Pregnancy-related deaths in rural Rajasthan, India: exploring causes, context, and care-seeking through verbal autopsy
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313 004, Rajasthan, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:293-302. 2009
    ..Improved access to emergency obstetric care facilities in rural areas and steps to eliminate costs at public hospitals would be crucial to prevent pregnancy-related deaths...
  6. pmc Comparison of domiciliary and institutional delivery-care practices in rural Rajasthan, India
    Sharad D Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313004, Rajasthan, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:303-12. 2009
    ..Government health agencies need to strengthen regulation of delivery care and, especially, monitor perinatal outcomes. Family preference for hastening delivery and early discharge also require educational efforts...
  7. doi request reprint Home use of misoprostol for early medical abortion in a low resource setting: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial
    Kirti Iyengar
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Karolinska Institute, WHO Collaborating Centre, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 95:173-81. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy, safety, and acceptability of home use of misoprostol with clinic misoprostol in a low-resource setting...
  8. pmc Maternal health: a case study of Rajasthan
    Sharad D Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, 772 Fatehpura, Udaipur 313 001, India
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:271-92. 2009
    ..The recent scheme of Janani Suraksha Yojana provides an opportunity to improve maternal and neonatal health, provided the quality issues can be adequately addressed...
  9. doi request reprint Self-assessment of the outcome of early medical abortion versus clinic follow-up in India: a randomised, controlled, non-inferiority trial
    Kirti Iyengar
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Karolinska Institutet Karolinska University Hospital, WHO Collaborating Centre, Stockholm, Sweden Action Research and Training for Health ARTH, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India Electronic address
    Lancet Glob Health 3:e537-45. 2015
    ..We compared the effectiveness of standard clinic follow-up versus home assessment of outcome of medical abortion in a low-resource setting...
  10. pmc Adherence to evidence based care practices for childbirth before and after a quality improvement intervention in health facilities of Rajasthan, India
    Kirti Iyengar
    Action Research and Training for Health, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:270. 2014
    ..This intervention titled "Parijaat" was designed by Action Research & Training for Health, in partnership with the state government and United Nations Population Fund...