Smoking and caffeine and alcohol intake during pregnancy in a northern population: effect on fetal growth.

@article{Godel1992SmokingAC,
  title={Smoking and caffeine and alcohol intake during pregnancy in a northern population: effect on fetal growth.},
  author={John C Godel and Henry F. Pabst and Peter E. Hodges and Karin E. Johnson and G J Froese and Michel R. Joffres},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  year={1992},
  volume={147 2},
  pages={181-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the prevalence of smoking and of caffeine and alcohol intake during pregnancy in a northern population and to determine the relation of these factors to birth weight, length and head circumference. DESIGN Questionnaire survey and collection of maternal and newborn measurements. SETTING Ten communities in the Inuvik Zone, NWT. PATIENTS A total of 162 women (56 Inuit, 38 Indian, 37 white and 31 mixed race) who presented for prenatal care in their community and gave… CONTINUE READING

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