The aim of this study was to describe the frequency and characteristics of adolescent deliveries and to identify issues that might require intervention, in Haifa District, which is the third largest in Israel.
The specific objectives were to assess the prevalence of 15-19-year-old parturients in the district, to characterize the younger (15-17-year) age group for demographics and educational status as well as for pregnancy and delivery progress, to describe the newborn babies of these mothers, and to compare the Jewish and Arabic subpopulations within the younger group for these parameters.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mère, Adolescent, Homme, Gestation, Epidémiologie, Israël, Asie, Démographie, Niveau étude, Religion, Accouchement
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mother, Adolescent, Human, Pregnancy, Epidemiology, Israel, Asia, Demography, Education level, Religion, Delivery
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0022010
Code Inist : 002A26J04. Création : 21/05/1997.