Maternal and neonatal outcomes of assaults during pregnancy.

  title={Maternal and neonatal outcomes of assaults during pregnancy.},
  author={Dina El Kady and William A. Gilbert and Guibo Xing and Lloyd Hollingsworth Smith},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={105 2},
OBJECTIVE To assess perinatal outcomes of women hospitalized for assault during pregnancy as a function of timing of delivery. METHODS A retrospective population-based study analyzing maternal discharge records linked to birth/death certificates in California from 1991 to 1999 was performed. International Classifications of Disease, Ninth Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) codes were used to identify injury types and outcomes. External causation codes identified assaults as the mechanism of the… CONTINUE READING


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