Evaluation of hand grip strength and its correlation in first and third trimester of pregnancy

Published: 16 May 2023| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/w8djxh55g7.1
, Sapna Yadav


The aim of study is to evaluate the decrease in the hand grip strength of pregnant women from first trimester of pregnancy till the third trimester of pregnancy.Hand grip strength is a sign of a variety of health outcomes, including physical fitness, mental acuity, functional status, mobility.They can be used to support prenatal exploration systems and recovery programme by examining their implicit utility in evaluating the health of pregnant women and they can be applied to rehabilitation program. They also assist upcoming research aim at examining its possible application in assessing the health condition of pregnant women. This will help with the creation of innovative exercises or rehabilitation methods that may be used to combat the harmful consequences of low HGS and high blood pressure, the risk to the expecting mother's life, or the life of the foetus.



Chandigarh University


Pregnancy, Health, Women's Care