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Survival of Infants with Spina Bifida and the Role of Maternal Prepregnancy Body Mass Index

Citation

Pace, Nelson D.; Siega-Riz, Anna Maria; Olshan, Andrew F.; Chescheir, Nancy C.; Cole, Stephen R.; Desrosiers, Tania A.; Tinker, Sarah C.; Hoyt, Adrienne T.; Canfield, Mark A.; & Carmichael, Suzan L., et al. (2019). Survival of Infants with Spina Bifida and the Role of Maternal Prepregnancy Body Mass Index. Birth Defects Research, 111(16), 1205-16. PMCID: PMC7285624

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To investigate first-year survival of infants born with spina bifida, and examine the association of maternal prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) with infant mortality.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bdr2.1552

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Birth Defects Research

Author(s)

Pace, Nelson D.
Siega-Riz, Anna Maria
Olshan, Andrew F.
Chescheir, Nancy C.
Cole, Stephen R.
Desrosiers, Tania A.
Tinker, Sarah C.
Hoyt, Adrienne T.
Canfield, Mark A.
Carmichael, Suzan L.
Meyer, Robert E., for the National Birth Defects Prevention Study

Year Published

2019

Volume Number

111

Issue Number

16

Pages

1205-16

PMCID

PMC7285624

Reference ID

13101