Preconception Care: A Systematic Review

  title={Preconception Care: A Systematic Review},
  author={Carol C. Korenbrot and Alycia Steinberg and Catherine Bender and Sydne Jennifer Newberry},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
Objectives: To perform a systematic review of published research trials of preconception care services to determine what evidence for effectiveness of care at improving the course of pregnancy or its outcomes has accumulated since the last major review in 1990. Methods: The review was conducted adapting the systematic methods developed by the Cochrane Collaboration to collect evidence from published clinical research literature with as little bias as possible. The review included literature… CONTINUE READING


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