Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 581

Full Length Research Paper

Preventing prematurity: The power of determining factors and challenges in a rural district hospital in Benin

SAIZONOU Jacques
  • SAIZONOU Jacques
  • Regional Institute of Public Health Comlan Alfred Quenum, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin.
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MONGBO Virginie
  • MONGBO Virginie
  • Regional Institute of Public Health Comlan Alfred Quenum, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin.
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AFFO Alphonse
  • AFFO Alphonse
  • Population Training and Research Center (CEFORP), Research Group in Population, Health and Development, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin.
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MAKOUTODE Patrick
  • MAKOUTODE Patrick
  • Regional Institute of Public Health Comlan Alfred Quenum, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin.
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HOUESSOU Gad
  • HOUESSOU Gad
  • Regional Institute of Public Health Comlan Alfred Quenum, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin.
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  •  Received: 17 May 2021
  •  Accepted: 21 June 2021
  •  Published: 31 July 2021

How to cite this article

APA /
SAIZONOU, J., MONGBO, V., AFFO, A., MAKOUTODE, P., & HOUESSOU, G. (2021). Preventing prematurity: The power of determining factors and challenges in a rural district hospital in Benin. Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, 13(3), 159-167.
Chicago /
SAIZONOU Jacques, MONGBO Virginie, AFFO Alphonse, MAKOUTODE Patrick and HOUESSOU Gad  . "Preventing prematurity: The power of determining factors and challenges in a rural district hospital in Benin." Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology 13, no. 3 (2021): 159-167.
MLA /
SAIZONOU Jacques, et al. "Preventing prematurity: The power of determining factors and challenges in a rural district hospital in Benin." Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology 13.3 (2021): 159-167.