Placenta previa and the risk of delivering a small-for-gestational-age newborn.

@article{Risnen2014PlacentaPA,
  title={Placenta previa and the risk of delivering a small-for-gestational-age newborn.},
  author={Sari Helena R{\"a}is{\"a}nen and Vijaya Kancherla and Michael R Kramer and Mika Gissler and Seppo Heinonen},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={124 2 Pt 1},
  pages={285-91}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether there is an association between placenta previa and delivery of a small-for-gestational-age (SGA) newborn and to quantify the contribution of individual risk factors for SGA that are associated with placenta previa stratified by maternal parity. METHODS A cross-sectional study using the Finnish Medical Birth Register during 2000-2010. All singleton births (N=596,562) were included; major congenital anomalies were excluded. An association between SGA (less than 2… CONTINUE READING