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Quantifying the Adequacy of Prenatal Care: A Comparison of Indices

Citation

Alexander, Greg R. & Kotelchuck, Milton (1996). Quantifying the Adequacy of Prenatal Care: A Comparison of Indices. Public Health Reports, 111(5), 408-18. PMCID: PMC1381783

Abstract

Objectives: In spite of the widespread use of prenatal care utilization indices in the scientific literature, little attention has been given to the extent to which these indices are comparable. This investigation contrasts the way five indices classified cases into categories of prenatal care use.

URL

https://www.jstor.org/stable/4598042

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Public Health Reports

Author(s)

Alexander, Greg R.
Kotelchuck, Milton

Year Published

1996

Volume Number

111

Issue Number

5

Pages

408-18

PMCID

PMC1381783

Reference ID

924