Stress in African American pregnancies: testing the roles of various stress concepts in prediction of birth outcomes.

@article{Dominguez2005StressIA,
  title={Stress in African American pregnancies: testing the roles of various stress concepts in prediction of birth outcomes.},
  author={Tyan Parker Dominguez and Christine Dunkel Schetter and Roberta A Mancuso and Christine Rini and Calvin J. Hobel},
  journal={Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={12-21}
}
BACKGROUND The persistently higher rates of adverse birth outcomes among African American women are a major public health concern. PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to explore the relations among psychosocial stress, socioeconomic status, and birth outcomes in African American women. METHODS A prospective survey research design was used to measure stress exposure, subjective responses to stressors, including intrusive effects of life events, and medical and sociodemographic variables in… CONTINUE READING

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