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  1. Adequacy of well-child care and immunizations in US infants born in 1988.

    Article - En anglais


    - To determine adequacy of preventive care for US infants, including both well-child care visits and immunizations, and to identify risk factors for inadequate receipt of care.


    - Analysis of the 1988 National Maternal and Infant Health Survey of the National Center for Health Statistics.

    Sample. - Nationally representative sample of all US children born in 1988.


    - A total of 7035 infants from a live-birth subsample who were at least 8 months of age and living with their mothers at the time of the survey.

    Main Outcome Measures

    - Percentage of children receiving both adequate well-child visits and adequate immunizations by 8 months of age.


    - Adequate visits were received by 82% of white infants and 75% of black infants ; adequate immunizations were received by 46% and 34%, respectively.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Enfant, Homme, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Vaccination, PMI, Immunoprophylaxie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Child, Human, United States, North America, America, Vaccination, Mother and child health care, Immunoprophylaxis

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0704760

    Code Inist : 002B05A02. Création : 09/06/1995.