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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Theodore J. Joyce; Michael Grossman Abstract The study examines the impact of the wantedness of a pregnancy on the demand for early prenatal care. Using a cohort of pregnant women in New YorkCity, we estimate a prenatal care demand function in which we control for the probability of giving birth...
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Demography (1996) 33 (2): 231–247.
Published: 01 May 1996
..., families, and communities. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1996 1996 Prenatal Care Formal Care Childhood Immunization Family Effect Indigenous Woman An erratum to this article is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2061760 . References Adams R.N...
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Demography (1996) 33 (3): i.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Anne R. Pebley; Noreen Goldman; Germán Rodríguez 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1996 1996 An Erratum for this chapter can be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2061874 ERRATUM "PRENATAL AND DELIVERY CARE AND CHILDHOOD IMMUNIZATION IN GUATEMALA: DO FAMILY...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 83–111.
Published: 09 January 2015
... associations of intention status with maternal behaviors and birth outcomes, but not all. Mistimed and unwanted births were still less likely to be recognized early in pregnancy than intended ones. Fewer unwanted births received early prenatal care or were breast-fed, and unwanted births were also more likely...
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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 989–1009.
Published: 21 June 2012
.... The probability of reporting a miscarriage rises by about 5% per year of completed schooling. The upward trend, especially in early miscarriages, suggests awareness of pregnancy rather than prenatal care to be a key factor in explaining the evolution of self-reported miscarriages. Any beneficial effects...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 525–552.
Published: 28 February 2012
... prenatal care visits, premature birth, and small size for gestational age) do not predict educational attainment. Our measures explain little of the educational inequalities by parents’ class or education. However, smoking explains 12%—and all health variables together, 19%—of the lower educational...
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Demography (1984) 21 (2): 207–215.
Published: 01 May 1984
... or education of mothers, prenatal care, parity or length of birth intervals. Though all these factors are important predictors of birth weight, an increasing propensity to have low-weight babies persists among black mothers even after all these factors are controlled. 9 1 2011 © Population...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 863–890.
Published: 06 May 2019
... earlier in life. Among girls who got pregnant, those with an advanced school progression by age are more likely to engage in drug use, alcohol consumption, and smoking before conception; more likely to have pregnancy-related health complications; and less likely to attend prenatal care visits. Thus...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 407–412.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Robert H. Weller; Isaac W. Eberstein; Mohamed Bailey 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Prenatal Care Maternal Smoking Maternal Behavior Unwanted Pregnancy Logit Regression References Anderson , J. C. ( 1981 ). Planning status of marital...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 299–322.
Published: 01 August 1987
...James C. Cramer 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Birth Weight Infant Mortality Social Factor Prenatal Care Infant Death References Baldwin , W. , & Cain , V. S. ( 1980 ). The children of teenage parents . Family Planning...
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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 885–905.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Care Gender Preference Immigrant Mother Prenatal Care Visit Coef Cients References Abrevaya, J. 2005. “Are There Missing Girls in the United States? Evidence on Gender Preference and Gender Selection.” Working paper. Department of Economics, Purdue University. Abrevaya, J. Forthcoming...
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Demography (2003) 40 (4): 701–725.
Published: 01 November 2003
... must go beyond programs that aim to reduce the level of risk factors among black women to address the causes of differences in the effects of risk factors. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2003 2003 Birth Weight Prenatal Care Birth Certificate Ethnic Disparity...
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Demography (1990) 27 (3): 413–430.
Published: 01 August 1990
... at lower birth weights, probably due to advances in health care organization, access, and technology. 7 1 2011 15 11 1989 15 3 1990 1 8 1990 © Population Association of America 1990 1990 Birth Weight Infant Mortality Prenatal Care Congenital Malformation Birth Order...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 199–213.
Published: 01 February 2002
... © Population Association of America 2002 2002 Ordinary Little Square Prenatal Care Unintended Pregnancy Maternal Behavior Retrospective Assessment References Agresti , A. ( 1996 ). An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis . New York : John Wiley & Sons...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 229–244.
Published: 01 May 1987
... birth weight and improves the distribution of births among high-risk groups. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Family Planning Preterm Birth Prenatal Care Birth Outcome Neonatal Mortality References Becker , G. S. , & Lewis , H. G...
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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 489–506.
Published: 01 August 1993
... sociodemographic, attitude, and behavior variables) than in PRETERM (which is explained partly by intervening health variables). 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1993 1993 Preterm Birth Pregnancy Outcome Prenatal Care Sociodemographic Variable Pelvic Inflammatory Disease...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 37–49.
Published: 01 February 2022
... (yes/no). Pregnancy outcomes include when the mother recognized her pregnancy and whether she received prenatal care within the first trimester, gained the recommended weight during pregnancy as defined by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2013) , engaged in smoking or drinking...
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Demography (2000) 37 (1): 83–94.
Published: 01 February 2000
... that there are no significant differences in maternal behaviors or child outcomes between mistimed and wanted pregnancies. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2000 2000 Prenatal Care Unintended Pregnancy Maternal Behavior Unwanted Pregnancy Infant Health References Baker , P.C...
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Demography (2018) 55 (1): 319–340.
Published: 17 January 2018
... to the escalation of risky behaviors, such as smoking and drinking (Paarlberg et al. 1999 ). Additionally, fear may change a woman’s access to or use of prenatal health care, which has been associated with the quality of the birth outcomes in both developed and developing countries (Jewell 2007 ; Jewell...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 773–800.
Published: 01 November 2004
... similar, are less striking. Models of absolute change demonstrate that among low-weight births, absolute declines in mortality were greater for white infants than for black infants. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2004 2004 Infant Mortality Prenatal Care Infant Death...