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Title Contraceptive use and controlled fertility : health issues for women and children : background papers / Allan M. Parnell, editor ; Committee on Population, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1989
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Description 1 online resource (x, 161 pages) : illustrations
Contents The relationship between fertility and maternal mortality / Susan Zimicki -- Health effects of contraception / Nancy C. Lee, Herbert B. Peterson, and Susan Y. Chu -- Mechanisms for the association of maternal age, parity, and birth spacing with infant health / John G. Haaga -- Psychosocial consequences to women of contraceptive use and controlled fertility / Ruth Dixon-Mueller
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Birth intervals.
Contraceptives -- Physiological effect.
Infants -- Health and hygiene.
Mothers -- Mortality.
Birth Rate -- trends.
Contraceptive Devices, Female -- statistics & numerical data.
Contraceptives, Oral -- adverse effects.
Maternal Mortality.
Form Electronic book
Author Parnell, Allan M.
LC no. 89063018
ISBN 0585143374 (electronic bk.)
9780585143378 (electronic bk.)