Trends in prematurity, United States: 1950-67

by Helen C. Chase

Publisher: U.S. National Center for Health Statistics; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., Washington] in Rockville, Md

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  • Infants (Premature) -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • United States -- Statistics, Medical.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by Helen C. Chase and Mary E. Byrnes]
SeriesUnited States. National Center for Health Statistics. Vital and health statistics. Series 3: Analytical studies ;, no. 15, DHEW publication, no. (HSM) 72-1030, Vital and health statistics., no. 15.
ContributionsByrnes, Mary E., joint author.
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LC ClassificationsRJ59 .C53
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 51 p.
Number of Pages51
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Open LibraryOL5739123M
LC Control Number70610274

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Data by race, sex by age. KIDS COUNT Data Book. In the United States, a higher risk of preterm birth among black women than among white women is well established. 1 – 3 This racial disparity is of great concern because preterm birth is a leading cause of perinatal mortality and is predictive of developmental problems and adverse health outcomes later in life.

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According to the C.D.C., premature births in the United States rose in for the fourth straight year. White women had about a 9 percent risk of premature birth in .