[Pregnancy, labor and the puerperium in women prisoners].

  title={[Pregnancy, labor and the puerperium in women prisoners].},
  author={Manfred Stauber and B Weingart and J Koubenec},
  journal={Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde},
  volume={44 11},
In 43 imprisoned women in Berlin, the authors investigated the situation in which imprisoned women find themselves when they are pregnant, with particular reference to pregnancy, delivery and puerperium. A control group of 172 women was examined parallel to this study. It was evident that the imprisoned women had significantly more complications with regard to the course of their pregnancy and delivery, including the condition of the newborn. An analysis of the individual data yielded, for the… CONTINUE READING