Area-level poverty and preterm birth risk: a population-based multilevel analysis
- What to expect when expecting: Oral health care during pregnancy. Brahmankar, Ujwala A. // Dental Hypotheses;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p111
In this article, the author focuses on need of oral health care during pregnancy. Author informs adverse effects due to poor oral health including preeclampsia, preterm birth, and low birth weight babies. She suggests physicians and dentists to develop comprehensive prenatal testing protocols...
- Common barriers to hospital delivery in rural Kenya and antenatal care in Japan. Matsubara, S. // Rural & Remote Health;Apr-Jun2012, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p1
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Barriers to Hospital Delivery in a Rural Setting in Coast Province, Kenya: Community Attitude and Behaviours" by F. K. Mwangome et al.
- Factores maternos asociados con nacimiento pretï¿½rmino espontï¿½neo versus pretï¿½rmino nacido por cesï¿½rea. P�rez-Molina, Jes�s; Panduro-Bar�n, Guadalupe; Quezada-L�pez, Claudia // Ginecologia y Obstetricia de Mexico;oct2011, Vol. 79 Issue 10, p607
Background: There are various causes of spontaneous preterm birth by Caesarean section. Objective: To identify maternal factors associated with spontaneous preterm labor versus cesarean birth. Patients and methods: cross sectional study that included 859 preterm births only treated between...
- Reply to Stokes and Watson. Govande, V P; Lagatta, J; Basir, M A // Journal of Perinatology;Oct2013, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p823
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Reply to Govande et al. prenatal counseling beyond the threshold of viability," by T.A. Stokes and K. Watson in a 2013 issue.
- Reply to Govande et al. Prenatal counseling beyond the threshold of viability. Stokes, T A; Watson, K // Journal of Perinatology;Oct2013, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p823
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Prenatal counseling beyond the threshold of viability," by V.P. Govande in a 2013 issue.
- Hospital Use and Health Status of Women During the 5 Years Following the Birth of a Premature, Low-Birthweight Infant. Haas, Jennifer S.; McCormick, Marie C. // American Journal of Public Health;Jul97, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p1151
Objective. This study examined the health status and hospital use of women after the birth of a premature, low-birthweight infant. Methods. The subjects were women with infants who participated in a multisite, randomized trial of an early intervention program. The outcomes examined were (1) a...
- RESEARCH BRIEFS: New partner could mean a smaller baby. // GP: General Practitioner;11/17/2003, p14
Norwegian researchers found that women who switched partner after having their first child were more than twice as likely to have a premature second baby, weighing less than 2.5 kg, compared with women who had their first and second child with the same partner.
- Womenâ€™s Lifelong Exposure to Neighborhood Poverty and Low Birth Weight: A Population-Based Study. Collins, Jr., James W.; Wambach, Jennifer; David, Richard J.; Rankin, Kristin M. // Maternal & Child Health Journal;May2009, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p326
Objective To determine whether womenâ€™s lifelong residential environment is associated with infant low birth weight. Methods We performed race-specific stratified and multivariate binomial regression analyses on an Illinois vital record dataset of non-Latino White and African-American...
- CME Questions. // OB/GYN Clinical Alert;Dec2010, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p64
A quiz on various topics related to women's health including prenatal care, intra-uterine device (IUD) and amniotic findings is presented.