Perinatal Epidemiology

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Michael B. Bracken
Oxford University Press, 1984 - Medical - 550 pages
The only in-depth survey of perinatal epidemiology, this book reviews a number of currently active fields of research and areas of public health interest in the epidemiology of perinatal disorders and covers recent advances in research methodology. A thorough and timely look at a burgeoningfield, this volume is an ideal textbook and a valuable reference for practitioners.
 

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Contents

Human Chromosome Abnormalities ERNEST B Hook
3
Spontaneous Abortion Miscarriage JENNIE KLINE
23
Anencephalus Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida MILTON
52
Prematurity BEA J van DEN BERG AND FRANK w OECHSLI
69
Low Birthweight Eva ALBERMAN
86
Perinatal Mortality LEIvs BAKKETEIG Howard
99
Multiple Births GoRDON ALLEN
152
Congenital and Perinatal Viral Infections warren
190
Induced Abortion will ARD CATEs JR
301
Hydatidiform Mole KENJI HAYASHI AND MICHAEL
325
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome DoNALD R PETERson
339
Sample Size Determination in Comparative Studies
357
Strategies for the Analysis of CaseReferent and Cohort
370
Design and Conduct of Randomized Clinical Trials
397
Methodologic Issues in the Epidemiologic Investigation
423
Assessment of Occupational and Environmental
450

Neurobehavioral Teratology BRENDA EskENAzi
216
Prevalence Etiology and Natural History
255
Unwanted Pregnancy LoRRAINE v KLERMAN
283
Methodological Considerations in the Analysis
491
Index
531
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Page 527 - Lubchenco, LO, Hansman, C., Boyd, E.: Intrauterine growth in length and head circumference as estimated from live births at gestational ages from 26 to 42 weeks.
Page 527 - Boyd, E.: Intrauterine growth as estimated from liveborn birth-weight data at 24 to 42 weeks of gestation, Pediatrics 32:793, 1963.

About the author (1984)

Michael B. Bracken is at Yale University Medical School.

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