Updated Oct 02, 2018

Point of care early diagnostic strip for preeclampsia

Part of Makerere University

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Snapshot

Focus Areas:

Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Maternal Newborn and Child Health

Maternal Newborn and Child Health and Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS

Implemented In:

Uganda and Uganda

Uganda and UgandaSEE LESS

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Countries Implemented In
Verified Funding

Innovation Description

Preeclampsia and eclampsia are the second leading cause of maternal mortalities worldwide,complication that can result in serious or fatal complications for both mother and unborn child. Early symptoms are subtle,so women are often unaware of their complication unless they receive routine prenatal care or their condition develops into eclampsia. In Uganda , most women do not have access to routine prenatal care and are unable to seek medical care before the complication becomes detrimental

Milestones

Mar 2018
Funds RaisedVERIFIED
$75,000
Date Unknown
New Country
Uganda
Date Unknown
New Country
Uganda