Short interpregnancy interval and low birth weight: A role of parity.

@article{MerklingerGruchala2015ShortII,
  title={Short interpregnancy interval and low birth weight: A role of parity.},
  author={Anna Merklinger-Gruchala and Grazyna Jasieńska and Maria Kapiszewska},
  journal={American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={
          660-6
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Short interpregnancy intervals (IPI) and high parity may be synergistically associated with the risk of unfavorable pregnancy outcomes. This study tests if the effect of short IPI on the odds ratio for low birth weight (LBW, <2,500 g) differs across parity status. METHODS The study was carried out on the birth registry sample of almost 40,000 singleton, live-born infants who were delivered between the years 1995 and 2009 to multiparous mothers whose residence at the time of infant… CONTINUE READING
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