Maternal age and temporal effects on stillbirth rates.

  title={Maternal age and temporal effects on stillbirth rates.},
  author={J. O. Fellman and Aldur W. Eriksson},
  journal={Twin research and human genetics : the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies},
  volume={11 5},
Stillbirth rates among single and multiple births show markedly decreasing temporal trends. In addition, several studies have demonstrated that the stillbirth rates are dependent on maternal age, in general, showing a U- or J-shaped association with maternal age. In this study, the temporal trends in and the effect of maternal age on the stillbirth rate… CONTINUE READING