Risk of stillbirth from medications, illnesses and medical procedures.

@article{Pastore1999RiskOS,
  title={Risk of stillbirth from medications, illnesses and medical procedures.},
  author={Lisa M Pastore and Irva Hertz-Picciotto and Jaques Beaumont},
  journal={Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={421-30}
}
Associations between stillbirth and 14 medical exposures during pregnancy were examined using deliveries in 1984 in 10 California counties. Cases (n = 332) were stillbirths and infant deaths within 24 h of birth. Randomly selected live births served as controls (n = 357) and were frequency matched by maternal age and county. Using questionnaire and vital statistics data, logistic regression and proportional hazards modelling were performed with adjustment for potential confounders. The most… CONTINUE READING