The hypothesis was tested that unfavorable social conditions are associated with poor perinatal survival through direct effects on pregnancy or, more indirectly, through effects on mothers born under such conditions.
The occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany was used as a period of social hardship.
Data from Norwegian vital statistics and the Medical Birth Registry were used to describe perinatal mortality during World War II and also a generation later, among babies born to mothers who had themselves been born during the war.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Périnatal, Nouveau né pathologie, Gestation pathologie, Foetus pathologie, Epidémiologie, Guerre, Changement social, Norvège, Europe, Nazisme, Deuxième guerre mondiale
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Perinatal, Newborn diseases, Pregnancy disorders, Fetal diseases, Epidemiology, War, Social change, Norway, Europe, Nazismus
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0668499
Code Inist : 002B20G03. Création : 09/06/1995.