[Prevalence and factors associated with anemia in pregnant women from the semiarid region of Alagoas, Brazil].

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PURPOSE to determine the prevalence and risk factors associated to anemia in pregnant women from the semiarid region of Alagoas, Brazil. METHODS transversal study comprising a sample (n=150) obtained taking into consideration the prevalence estimated by World Health Organization of 52%, an error of 8% and a confidence interval of 95%. Sampling has been… (More)

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@article{Ferreira2008PrevalenceAF, title={[Prevalence and factors associated with anemia in pregnant women from the semiarid region of Alagoas, Brazil].}, author={Haroldo da Silva Ferreira and Fabiana Andr{\'e}a Moura and Cyro Rego Cabral J{\'u}nior}, journal={Revista brasileira de ginecologia e obstetricia : revista da Federacao Brasileira das Sociedades de Ginecologia e Obstetricia}, year={2008}, volume={30 9}, pages={445-51} }