Perinatal correlates of delayed childbearing in a developing country

  title={Perinatal correlates of delayed childbearing in a developing country},
  author={Bolajoko O Olusanya and Olumuyiwa A Solanke},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
To evaluate women with delayed childbearing after 35 years and the perinatal profile of their surviving offspring in a low-income country. A matched case–control study of advanced maternal age (AMA) parturients above 35 years was compared to younger mothers (20–35 years) in an inner-city maternity hospital in southwest Nigeria using conditional logistic regression analysis. A total of 513 were enlisted as cases matched with 1,539 controls. AMA was associated with marital status, occupation… CONTINUE READING


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