Attitudes and behaviour predict women's intention to drink alcohol during pregnancy: the challenge for health professionals

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p584
Academic Journal
The article informs on a research conducted to determine alcohol drinking behavior among pregnant women and the effect of demographic characteristics, women's education and attitude that affects alcohol drinking and its impact on fetus. It is mentioned that computer assisted telephone interviews were conducted on 1103 women in Australia. It was concluded that past pregnancy and drinking behavior affected alcohol drinking in pregnancy and intervention is need to increase risk perception.


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