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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 699–718.
Published: 20 January 2012
... . Bledsoe C. , Ewbank D. , & Isiugo-Abanihe U. C. ( 1988 ). The effect of child fostering on feeding practices and access to health services in Sierra Leone . Social Science & Medicine , 27 , 627 – 636 . 10.1016/0277-9536(88)90011-1 Brockerhoff M. ( 1990 ). Rural-to...
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Demography (1976) 13 (4): 463–478.
Published: 01 November 1976
...@ Volume 13, Number 4 November 1976 THE EFFECT OF SUBSIDIZED FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES ON REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOR IN THE UNITED STATES, 1969-1974 J. Richard Udry Demographic Research and Services Unit, Carolina Population Center, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, and Department...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 75–93.
Published: 01 February 2002
... Agarwal , K.K. ( 1994 ). Determinants of Health and Family Planning Service Utilization: A Case Study of Tunisia . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health . Ahmed , S. ( 1996 ). Contraceptive Use and Maternal-Child Health Care Utilization: A Search for the Path...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 747–770.
Published: 01 November 2007
... independent influences on contraceptive use to limit childbearing. Findings show that family planning as well as maternal and child health services have independent effects on the rate of ending childbearing. For example, the provision of child immunization services increases the rate of contraceptive use to...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 67–78.
Published: 01 February 2001
... 2001 Antenatal Care Maternal Health Care Household Structure Natal Home Uttar Pradesh References Abbas , A.A. , & Walker , G.J.A. ( 1986 ). Determinants of the Utilization of Maternal and Child Health Services in Jordan . International Journal of Epidemiology , 15...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 83–111.
Published: 09 January 2015
... relationship of the conventional measure of pregnancy intentions to maternal behaviors, but not infant health, in an analysis of PRAMS data from Oklahoma (Lindberg et al. 2014 ). References Afable-Munsuz , A. , & Braveman , P. ( 2008 ). Pregnancy intention and preterm birth...
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Demography (1998) 35 (1): 71–81.
Published: 01 February 1998
... health. Empirical evidence for these paths, however, is rather weak and mixed. For example, if maternal education has a positive effect on child health by increasing the use of medi- cal services, a greater effect of maternal education should be observed in urban areas, where better quality services are...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 425–436.
Published: 30 April 2011
...Miguel Ceballos Abstract A significant body of research on minority health shows that although Latino immigrants experience unexpectedly favorable outcomes in maternal and infant health, this advantage deteriorates with increased time of residence in the United States. This study evaluates the...
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Demography (2016) 53 (3): 835–863.
Published: 06 May 2016
..., and the steepness of the trend comparing birth year or age graphs is indicative of their relative influences. Fertility Life course Reproductive health Cohort analysis Developing countries Evidence is growing of the effects of maternal factors on fetal programming and consequences for...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1765–1790.
Published: 07 October 2019
..., and Ethiopia . Demography , 52 , 787 – 809 . 10.1007/s13524-015-0392-3 Bicego G. T. , & Boerma J. T. ( 1990 ). Maternal education, use of health services, and child survival: An analysis of data from the Bolivia DHS Survey (Demographic and Health Surveys Working Papers No. 1...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1671–1700.
Published: 14 September 2015
... malaria initiative (NBER Working Paper Series No. 16069). Cambridge, MA : National Bureau of Economic Research . Basinga , P. , Gertler , P. , Binagwaho , A. , Soucat , A. , Sturdy , J. , & Vermeersch , C. ( 2011 ). Effect on maternal and child health services in...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 615–635.
Published: 17 October 2012
...-Picciotto , I. ( 1998 ). Infant mortality differences between whites and African Americans: The effect of maternal education . American Journal of Public Health , 88 , 651 – 656 . 10.2105/AJPH.88.4.651 Frisbie , W. P. , Forbes , D. , & Pullum , S. G. ( 1996 ). Compromised...
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Demography (1989) 26 (3): 425–437.
Published: 01 August 1989
... in populations for which access to health services is limited, fetal loss and the associated risk of infection can be contributors to the observed high rates of maternal mortality. Although some researchers have suggested that maternal nutritional status explains the majority of the differences in...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 675–697.
Published: 06 May 2011
...Anne Case; Christina Paxson Abstract We document the impact of the AIDS crisis on non-AIDS-related health services in 14 sub-Saharan African countries. Using multiple waves of Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) for each country, we examine antenatal care, birth deliveries, and rates of...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 447–455.
Published: 01 August 1990
... Medicine , 27 , 1237 – 1245 . 10.1016/0277-9536(88)90353-X Streatfield K. , Singarimbun M. , & Singarimbun I. ( 1986 ). The Impact of Maternal Education on the Use of Child Immunization and Other Health Services . Canberra : International Population Dynamics Program...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 813–833.
Published: 13 May 2019
... different levels of maternal schooling, which we use as a proxy for potential labor market wages. The analysis uses China Health and Nutrition Survey (CHNS) data. In the household module of the CHNS, married women under age 52 were asked about their birth history and intergenerational linkages to their...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 31–53.
Published: 01 February 2008
... . Journal of Experimental Child Psychology , 54 , 417 – 33 . 10.1016/0022-0965(92)90028-5 Aughinbaugh A. , & Gittleman M. ( 2004 ). Maternal Employment and Adolescent Risky Behavior . Journal of Health Economics , 23 , 815 – 38 . 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2003.11.005 Baker C.O...
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Demography (2020) 57 (2): 559–576.
Published: 08 April 2020
... likely to work. However, level of education is also correlated with other factors that may influence the effect of twinning on maternal health. First, the Grossman ( 1972 ) model predicts that highly educated individuals are better at using medical care goods and services and are therefore more able to...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 253–265.
Published: 01 May 2001
...; Gunawan , S. ( 1996 ). Health Services in Indonesia . Medical Journal of Australia , 165 , 641 – 44 . Krasovec , K. , & Anderson , M. ( 1991 ). Maternal Anthropometry for Prediction of Pregnancy Outcomes: Memorandum From a USAID/WHO/PAHO/MotherCare Meeting . Bulletin of the...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 149–180.
Published: 05 December 2012
... with home delivery of contraceptive supplies, follow-up services, and general advice (Phillips et al. 1982 ). Additional maternal and child health services were added over time (Fauveau 1994 ; Muhuri 1995 ; Phillips et al. 1988 ). Women in neighboring “comparison” villages were served mainly by...