Pregnancy Intendedness, Maternal Psychosocial Factors and Preterm Birth


Objectives: This study examined associations between reported pregnancy intendedness and several maternal psychosocial factors in relation to preterm birth (<37 weeks' completed gestation). Methods: Women were recruited into a prospective cohort study between the 24th and 29th weeks of pregnancy in central North Carolina from 1996 to 2000. Prior to delivery… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10995-005-0021-7


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