[The relationship between socioeconomic factors and maternal and infant health programs in 13 Argentine provinces].

@article{Etchegoyen2007TheRB,
  title={[The relationship between socioeconomic factors and maternal and infant health programs in 13 Argentine provinces].},
  author={Graciela S. Etchegoyen and Jose Paganini},
  journal={Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={223-30}
}
OBJECTIVES To analyze the relationship between maternal and infant health and socioeconomic, cultural, and sanitation factors in Argentina; to evaluate how health program quality affects the primary health indicators for mothers and infants. METHODS This is a cross-sectional study with multiple variables. The authors studied six indicators for maternal and infant health: rates for maternal, infant, neonatal, and postneonatal mortality; the percentage of newborns with low birthweight; and the… CONTINUE READING