The effect of the increasing prevalence of maternal obesity on perinatal morbidity.

  • Lu G
  • Rouse D
  • DuBard M
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In this study, we assessed the temporal trends and relative and attributable perinatal risks of maternal obesity over a 20-year period.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Adult
  • Body Weight
  • Cesarean Section
  • Cesarean Section: statistics & numerical data
  • Cohort Studies
  • Comorbidity
  • Confidence Intervals
  • Female
  • Fetal Diseases
  • Fetal Diseases: epidemiology
  • Gestational Age
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant Mortality
  • Infant Mortality: trends
  • Newborn
  • Obesity
  • Obesity: epidemiology
  • Obstetric Labor Complications
  • Obstetric Labor Complications: diagnosis
  • Obstetric Labor Complications: epidemiology
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Outcome
  • Prevalence
  • Probability
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors

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  • G Lu

  • D Rouse

  • M DuBard

  • S Cliver

  • D Kimberlin

  • J Hauth

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