The association of change in maternal marital status between births and adverse pregnancy outcomes in the second birth.

@article{Holt1997TheAO,
  title={The association of change in maternal marital status between births and adverse pregnancy outcomes in the second birth.},
  author={Victoria L. Holt and N L Danoff and Beth A Mueller and Mark W. Swanson},
  journal={Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology},
  year={1997},
  volume={11 Suppl 1},
  pages={31-40}
}
The relationships between change in marital status between two consecutive births and adverse pregnancy outcomes at the second birth were investigated using linked Washington State 1980-93 white singleton birth certificates. Women who were married at the first birth had lower low birthweight (LBW) and small-size-for-gestational-age (SGA) rates at that birth than single women, and women married at the second birth had lower LBW, SGA and preterm delivery rates at that birth regardless of marital… CONTINUE READING

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