Predictors and outcomes of excess gestational weight gain among low-income pregnant women.

Abstract

Low-income women were interviewed and their post-natal records were retrieved (n = 160) to assess prevalence of excess gestational weight gain and its socio-demographic predictors. More than half of the women (64%) gained excess weight during pregnancy, with an average of 10 lbs in excess of Institute of Medicine guidelines. Logistic regression indicated… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/07399332.2017.1391263

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@article{Nunnery2018PredictorsAO, title={Predictors and outcomes of excess gestational weight gain among low-income pregnant women.}, author={Danielle L. Nunnery and Alice S. Ammerman and Jigna Morarji Dharod}, journal={Health care for women international}, year={2018}, volume={39 1}, pages={19-33} }