Is the Environment Associated With Preterm Birth?

@article{Etzel2020IsTE,
  title={Is the Environment Associated With Preterm Birth?},
  author={Ruth A. Etzel},
  journal={JAMA network open},
  year={2020},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={
          e202239
        }
}
  • R. Etzel
  • Published 1 April 2020
  • Medicine
  • JAMA network open
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