- 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.
- 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
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0704760
Code Inist : 002B05A02. Création : 09/06/1995.