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Preconception Health Indicators: A Comparison Between Non-Appalachian and Appalachian Women

Description
Examines the preconception health indicators among non-pregnant women aged 18-44 years residing in Appalachian and non-Appalachian counties in 13 U.S. states. Includes a figure illustrating the county economic status in Appalachia. Covers demographic characteristics by county economic status and intervention implications for Appalachia women to improve preconception health.
Author(s)
Vanessa L. Short, Reena Oza-Frank, Elizabeth J. Conrey
Citation
Maternal and Child Health Journal, 16(2), 238-249
Date
12/2012
Type
Document
Tagged as
Appalachia · Health disparities · Maternal health and prenatal care · Sexual and reproductive health · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women