Preterm birth among the hmong, other Asian subgroups and non-hispanic whites in California


BACKGROUND We investigated very preterm (VPTB) and preterm birth (PTB) risk among Hmong women relative to non-Hispanic whites and other Asian subgroups. We also examined the maternal education health gradient across subgroups. METHODS California birth record data (2002-2004) were used to analyze 568,652 singleton births to white and Asian women. Pearson… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12884-015-0622-0

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