Association between pregnancy induced hypertension and low birth weight; a population based case-control study.

@article{Rahman2008AssociationBP,
  title={Association between pregnancy induced hypertension and low birth weight; a population based case-control study.},
  author={L. Y. Abd-Al Rahman and Noran Naqiah Hairi and Nooriah Salleh},
  journal={Asia-Pacific journal of public health},
  year={2008},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={
          152-8
        }
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between pregnancy-induced hypertension and low birth weight. A population-based case control study was conducted. Antenatal mothers who attended the government health centers in the district of Kuala Muda, Kedah, Malaysia from June 2003 to May 2004 were recruited. Cases were 312 mothers who delivered low birth weight babies, and controls were 312 mothers who delivered normal birth weight babies. Face-to-face interviews using a… CONTINUE READING
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