An international contrast of rates of placental abruption: an age-period-cohort analysis.

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Ananth, Cande V; Keyes, Katherine M; Hamilton, Ava; Gissler, Mika; Wu, Chunsen; Liu, Shiliang; Luque-Fernandez, Miguel Angel; Skjærven, Rolv; Williams, Michelle A; Tikkanen, Minna; Cnattingius, Sven;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 10,issue 5,pagesAnanth , C V , Keyes , K M , Hamilton , A , Gissler , M , Wu , C , Liu , S , Luque-Fernandez , M A , Skjærven , R , Williams , M A , Tikkanen , M & Cnattingius , S 2015 , ' An international contrast of rates of placental abruption : an age-period-cohort analysis ' , PLOS ONE , vol. 10 , no. 5 , pp. e0125246 . https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0125246-Ananth , C V , Keyes , K M , Hamilton , A , Gissler , M , Wu , C , Liu , S , Luque-Fernandez , M A , Skjærven , R , Williams , M A , Tikkanen , M & Cnattingius , S 2015 , ' An international contrast of rates of placental abruption : an age-period-cohort analysis ' , PLOS ONE , vol. 10 , no. 5 , pp. e0125246 . https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0125246 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Subject: Spain | labor and delivery | Research Article | 3123 Gynaecology and paediatrics | TEMPORAL VARIATION | pregnancy | RISK-FACTORS | birth | NORWAY 1967-1991 | Medicine | UNITED-STATES | CIGARETTE-SMOKING | PERINATAL-MORTALITY | Q | R | Canada | Sweden | Science | cohort studies | SELECTIVE FERTILITY | MATERNAL SMOKING | smoking habits | HYPERTENSIVE DISORDERS | CANCER RATES

<p>BACKGROUND: Although rare, placental abruption is implicated in disproportionately high rates of perinatal morbidity and mortality. Understanding geographic and temporal variations may provide insights into possible amenable factors of abruption. We examined abruptio... View more