The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System: design, questionnaire, data collection and response rates. PRAMS Working Group.

@article{Adams1991ThePR,
  title={The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System: design, questionnaire, data collection and response rates. PRAMS Working Group.},
  author={Melissa M. Adams and Holly B. Shulman and Christine Bruce and Charles Hogue and Donna D. Brogan},
  journal={Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology},
  year={1991},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={333-46}
}
The birth certificate, the primary tool for population-based surveillance of the condition of infants at birth and maternal status during pregnancy, provides little data about maternal behaviour during pregnancy. To collect data on maternal behaviours that influence pregnancy outcome, we implemented the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System in seven states. For this population-based surveillance, new mothers were sampled from birth certificates 2 to 6 months after delivery and contacted… CONTINUE READING