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Relationship Between Physical Activity and Fatigue Among Nigerian Pregnant Women

Chidozie Emmanuel Mbada 1 , Okechukwu Ernest Orji 2 , Ademola Matthew Iyiola 1 , Adebanjo Babalola Adeyemi 2 , Esther Kikelomo Afolabi 3 , Ojukwu Chidiebele Petronilla 4 , Abolaji Blessed Adeyemi 5 , Olabisi Aderonke Akinwande 6 and Moses Oluwatosin Makinde 1 , *
Authors Information
1 Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
2 Department of Perinatoloy, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
3 Department of Nursing Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
4 Department of Medical Rehabilitation, University Of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
5 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
6 Department of Physiotherapy, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
Article information
  • Women’s Health Bulletin: March 2019, 6 (1); e61339
  • Published Online: October 17, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 4, 2017
  • Revised: August 21, 2018
  • Accepted: September 11, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/whb.61339

To Cite: Mbada C E, Orji O E, Iyiola A M, Adeyemi A B, Afolabi E K, et al. Relationship Between Physical Activity and Fatigue Among Nigerian Pregnant Women, Women Health Bull. 2019 ; 6(1):e61339. doi: 10.5812/whb.61339.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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