Maternal occupation and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a Finnish population-based study

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Maternal occupation and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a Finnish population-based study. / Jaakkola, Jouni; Ahmed, Parvez.

In: Occupational Medicine, Vol. 2007, 13.08.2007, p. 1-7.

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title = "Maternal occupation and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a Finnish population-based study",
abstract = "BACKGROUND: There is accumulating evidence that the type of work and environmental exposures in the working environment may have adverse effects on foetal development. AIM: To compare the risk of low birth weight (LBW), small-for-gestational age (SGA) and pre-term delivery (PD) in broad categories of maternal occupation including farming and forestry; factory, mining and construction; office, non-manual and service work and housewives. METHODS: The study population consisted of 2568 singleton newborns of women who participated in The Finnish Prenatal Environment and Health Study after the delivery (response rate 94%). Information on maternal occupation and work during pregnancy was collected after the delivery. The health outcomes were LBW (",
author = "Jouni Jaakkola and Parvez Ahmed",
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doi = "10.1093/occmed/kqm038",
language = "English",
volume = "2007",
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journal = "Occupational Medicine",
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AB - BACKGROUND: There is accumulating evidence that the type of work and environmental exposures in the working environment may have adverse effects on foetal development. AIM: To compare the risk of low birth weight (LBW), small-for-gestational age (SGA) and pre-term delivery (PD) in broad categories of maternal occupation including farming and forestry; factory, mining and construction; office, non-manual and service work and housewives. METHODS: The study population consisted of 2568 singleton newborns of women who participated in The Finnish Prenatal Environment and Health Study after the delivery (response rate 94%). Information on maternal occupation and work during pregnancy was collected after the delivery. The health outcomes were LBW (

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