Advanced maternal age: Are decisions about the timing of child-bearing a failure to understand the risks?

Benzies, Karen M.
January 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/15/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 2, p183
Academic Journal
The author reflects on a research about a systematic review of retrospective cohort and case-control studies of the association between advanced maternal age and the risk of stillbirth. She praises the work of the researchers in which to be commended for the breadth of their review. She also states that the results of the study are somewhat consistent with those of the study of other researchers regarding pregnancy obesity and socioeconomic factors.


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