CitationPeoples-Sheps, Mary D.; Siegel, Earl; Suchindran, Chirayath M.; Origasa, Hideki; Ware, Andrea L.; & Barakat, Ali (1991). Characteristics of Maternal Employment during Pregnancy: Effects on Low Birthweight. American Journal of Public Health, 81(8), 1007-12. PMCID: PMC1405728
AbstractBACKGROUND: Although maternal employment is considered a risk factor for low birthweight (LBW), the manner in which employment might affect birthweight is poorly understood. In this analysis, selected characteristics of employment during pregnancy were examined for effects on pregnancy outcomes.
NotesProCite field: PMC1405728
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleAmerican Journal of Public Health
Author(s)Peoples-Sheps, Mary D.
Suchindran, Chirayath M.
Ware, Andrea L.