Effect of motor vehicle crashes on adverse fetal outcomes.

@article{Hyde2003EffectOM,
  title={Effect of motor vehicle crashes on adverse fetal outcomes.},
  author={Lisa K Hyde and Lawrence J. Cook and Lenora M. Olson and Harold B. Weiss and J. Michael Dean},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2003},
  volume={102 2},
  pages={
          279-86
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the effect of maternal involvement in motor vehicle crashes on the likelihood of adverse pregnancy outcomes and to estimate the effect of seatbelt use in reducing the occurrence of those outcomes. METHODS Statewide motor vehicle crash, birth, and fetal death records from 1992 to 1999 were probabilistically linked. Logistic regression was used to compare the likelihood of adverse birth and fetal outcomes including low birth weight, prematurity, placental abruption, fetal… CONTINUE READING
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