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Reduction of Low Birth Weight Birth Rates by the Prevention of Unwanted Pregnancies

Citation

Morris, Naomi M.; Udry, J. Richard; & Chase, Charles L. (1973). Reduction of Low Birth Weight Birth Rates by the Prevention of Unwanted Pregnancies. American Journal of Public Health, 63(11), 935-8. PMCID: PMC1775319

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to estimate the maximum theoretical extent to which prevention of unwanted pregnancies can contribute to reduction of low birth weight (LBW) births (under 2,500 grams).

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/ajph.63.11.935

Notes

ProCite field[28]: PMC1775319

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

American Journal of Public Health

Author(s)

Morris, Naomi M.
Udry, J. Richard
Chase, Charles L.

Year Published

1973

Volume Number

63

Issue Number

11

Pages

935-8

PMCID

PMC1775319

Reference ID

3516