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ERIC Number: EJ453893
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-0036
Pregnancy among the Hmong: Birthweight, Age, and Parity.
Helsel, Deborah; And Others
American Journal of Public Health, v82 n10 p1361-64 Oct 1992
Reproductive factors for Hmong immigrants (mothers of 1,937 children) were compared with those of 3,776 white, non-Hispanic women. Despite a high proportion of births at high parity and advanced maternal age, Hmong women gave birth to very low birth weight babies at about the same rate as white women. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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