The purpose of this study is to analyze the smoking changes that have occurred among pregnant Black teenagers in Missouri.
The study also examines changes in Black teenage pregnancy outcomes in relation to smoking behavior changes.
This analysis used computerized data files from the 1978 to 1990 Missouri birth certificates to acquire information on smoking during pregnancy for 41 544 Black teenagers.
All Missouri births wiht smoking history were included in the study.
During the study period, the rate for Blacks who smoked during pregnancy decreased from 37% in 1978 to less than 22% in 1990.
Mots-clés Pascal : Gestation, Tabagisme, Adolescent, Homme, Noir américain, Missouri, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Epidémiologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Pregnancy, Tobacco smoking, Adolescent, Human, Black American, Missouri, United States, North America, America, Epidemiology
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0586409
Code Inist : 002B18C05. Création : 199406.