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Estimation of pregnancy-related mortality risk by pregnancy outcome, United States, 1991 to 1999.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16389015     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The comparative safety of pregnancy outcomes has clinical and public health importance. Using national statistics for 1991 to 1999, I estimated the risk of maternal death associated with various outcomes. Abortion (legal and spontaneous) was associated with the lowest risk, live birth intermediate risk, and ectopic pregnancy and fetal death the highest risk.
Authors:
David A Grimes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  194     ISSN:  1097-6868     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol.     Publication Date:  2006 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-01-03     Completed Date:  2006-04-10     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370476     Medline TA:  Am J Obstet Gynecol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  92-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA. dgrimes@fhi.org
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Induced / mortality
Abortion, Spontaneous / mortality
Female
Fetal Death
Humans
Live Birth
Mortality
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications / mortality*
Pregnancy Outcome*
Pregnancy, Ectopic / mortality
Risk Assessment
United States

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