Differences in late fetal death rates in association with determinants of small for gestational age fetuses: population based cohort study.

@article{Cnattingius1998DifferencesIL,
  title={Differences in late fetal death rates in association with determinants of small for gestational age fetuses: population based cohort study.},
  author={Sven Cnattingius and Bengt Haglund and Michael S Kramer},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1998},
  volume={316 7143},
  pages={1483-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine differences in late fetal death rates in association with determinants of small for gestational age fetuses. DESIGN Population based cohort study. SUBJECTS 1 026 249 pregnancies without congenital malformations. SETTING Sweden 1983-92. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE Late fetal death rate. RESULTS Depending on underlying determinants late fetal death rates were greatly increased in extremely small for gestational age fetuses (range 16 to 45 per 1000) compared with non-small… CONTINUE READING