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ERIC Number: EJ391678
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Midlife Childbearing: Strategies for Informed Decision Making.
Mansfield, Phyllis Kernoff
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v12 n4 p445-60 Dec 1988
Examines medical literature describing relationship between maternal age and pregnancy outcomes. Describes literature exploring links between heightened emotionality during pregnancy and negative outcomes, suggesting that fear-induced stress during pregnancy may place certain middle-aged women at higher risk for complications. Proposes strategies for improved decision making and for enhancing pregnancy experience of midlife women. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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