F F Fikree
Affiliation: Population Council
- Pakistani obstetricians' recognition of and attitude towards domestic violence screeningF F Fikree
The Population Council, International Programs Division, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 87:59-65. 2004..Our study assesses Pakistani obstetricians knowledge of the prevalence of domestic violence in clinical practice and attitudes towards instituting screening protocols during routine antenatal care...
- Time to focus child survival programmes on the newborn: assessment of levels and causes of infant mortality in rural PakistanFariyal F Fikree
Population Council, New York, NY 10017, USA
Bull World Health Organ 80:271-6. 2002....
- Newborn care practices in low socioeconomic settlements of Karachi, PakistanFariyal F Fikree
International Programs Division, Population Council, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017, USA
Soc Sci Med 60:911-21. 2005....
- Role of gender in health disparity: the South Asian contextFariyal F Fikree
International Program Division, Population Council, 1 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York 10017, USA
BMJ 328:823-6. 2004
- Health service utilization for perceived postpartum morbidity among poor women living in KarachiFariyal F Fikree
Reproductive Health, International Programs Division, Population Council, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017, USA
Soc Sci Med 59:681-94. 2004..We suggest promoting maternal health education that encourages women to seek appropriate and timely care by accessing public or private health services...
- A quality of care issue: appropriate use and efficacy knowledge of five contraceptive methods: views of men and women living in low socioeconomic settlements of Karachi, PakistanFariyal F Fikree
Population Council, USA
J Pak Med Assoc 55:363-8. 2005..To assess knowledge regarding availability, affordability, appropriate use and efficacy for five non-permanent contraceptive methods...
- Health-seeking behavior of Karachi women with reproductive tract infectionsLubna Ishaq Bhatti
Department of Community Health Sciences, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
Soc Sci Med 54:105-17. 2002..We therefore suggest training of healthcare providers for appropriate counseling and that treatment management protocols be advocated...
- Do mothers-in-law matter? Family dynamics and fertility decision-making in urban squatter settlements of Karachi, PakistanMuhammad Masood Kadir
Department of Community Health Sciences, The Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan
J Biosoc Sci 35:545-58. 2003..It is suggested that mothers-in-law should be included in Information-Education-Communication (IEC) campaigns about family planning...
- Validation of verbal autopsy to determine the cause of 137 neonatal deaths in Karachi, PakistanDavid R Marsh
Office of Health, Save the Children Federation US, Westport, CT, USA
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:132-42. 2003..VA correctly identified some important causes of neonatal death in the field. Assigning multiple diagnoses using both open- and closed-ended questions increases the likelihood of correct ascertainment...
- Where is the "E" in MCH? The need for an evidence-based approach in safe motherhoodSuellen Miller
J Midwifery Womens Health 48:10-8. 2003..Adequate evaluation of intervention effectiveness under real-life conditions in developing countries is an efficient way to identify interventions for large-scale program replication and could speed progress in reducing maternal deaths...
- Estimating the incidence of abortion in PakistanZeba A Sathar
Population Council, House 7, Islamabad, Pakistan
Stud Fam Plann 38:11-22. 2007..4 women hospitalized as a result of unsafe induced abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-49...
- The quest for small family size among Pakistani women--is voluntary termination of pregnancy a matter of choice or necessity?Sarah Saleem
Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi
J Pak Med Assoc 55:288-91. 2005..To present the socio-biologic predictors of induced abortion among married women residing in low income squatter settlements of Karachi, Pakistan...
- Frequency and determinants of vaginal infection in postpartum period: a cross-sectional survey from low socioeconomic settlements, Karachi, PakistanTazeen Saeed Ali
Department of Community Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Aga Khan University Hospital corrected Karachi, Pakistan
J Pak Med Assoc 56:99-103. 2006..To determine the frequency and factors associated with perceived vaginal infections among married women in their postpartum period...
- She may reach a facility but will still die! An analysis of quality of public sector maternal health services, District Multan, PakistanFariyal F Fikree
Regional Health Programs, West Asia and North Africa, Population Council, Cairo
J Pak Med Assoc 56:156-63. 2006..To assess the availability, utilization and functional capacity of the public health delivery system in terms of human resources, equipment, supplies and health provider knowledge regarding management of obstetric complications...
- Intimate partner violence before and during pregnancy: experiences of postpartum women in Karachi, PakistanFariyal F Fikree
Health Communications Population Reference Bureau, Washington, USA
J Pak Med Assoc 56:252-7. 2006..To assess the magnitude and determinants of intimate partner violence before and during pregnancy and attitude regarding domestic violence among a cohort of recently delivered women in Karachi, Pakistan...