Systematic review and meta-analysis of miscarriage and maternal exposure to tobacco smoke during pregnancy.

@article{Pineles2014SystematicRA,
  title={Systematic review and meta-analysis of miscarriage and maternal exposure to tobacco smoke during pregnancy.},
  author={Beth L. Pineles and Edward J. Park and Jonathan Matthew Samet},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={179 7},
  pages={807-23}
}
We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to characterize the relationship between smoking and miscarriage. We searched the PubMed database (1956-August 31, 2011) using keywords and conducted manual reference searches of included articles and reports of the US Surgeon General. The full text of 1,706 articles was reviewed, and 98 articles that examined the association between active or passive smoking and miscarriage were included in the meta-analysis. Data were abstracted by 2… CONTINUE READING