[Pregnancy in adolescence, associated factors, and perinatal results among low-income post-partum women].

@article{Gama2002PregnancyIA,
  title={[Pregnancy in adolescence, associated factors, and perinatal results among low-income post-partum women].},
  author={S. G. N. Gama and C{\'e}lia Landmann Szwarcwald and Maria do Carmo Leal},
  journal={Cadernos de saude publica},
  year={2002},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={153-61}
}
This paper compares socioeconomic characteristics, prenatal care, and life styles of three groups of post-partum women, one consisting of adolescents (< 20 years) and the other two of women 20-34 years old, classified according to their history of pregnancy during adolescence. A sample of 3,508 post-partum women was selected from public hospitals in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and interviewed just after childbirth. To verify the hypothesis of homogeneity of proportions, chi-square tests… CONTINUE READING

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