Intimate partner violence and early child growth: a community-based cohort study in Nicaragua

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BACKGROUND This study analyses whether a mother's exposure to different forms of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) during pregnancy was associated with the index child linear growth, and whether these associations were modified by the gender of the child. METHODS A pregnancy cohort of 478 women in León, Nicaragua, resulted in 461 live births. From this… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-82

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