IMPACT of socioeconomic and lifestyle factors of pregnant women on the BIRTH weight in underdeveloped regions
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe the importance of lifestyle and socioeconomic circumstances of pregnant women in normal weight related birth outcomes Evaluate the effect of behavioral and environmental factors on the birth weight above 2500 gram of non-preterm babies Discuss strategies of high quality, intensive and cost-effective strategies for improving the situation in underdeveloped regions
Keyword(s): Pregnancy Outcomes, Tobacco
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a Co-Principal of the research project 2008-2013 "Increasing capacity of tobacco research in Hungary" supported by the Fogarty International Center, the National Cancer Institute, and the National Institute of Drug Abuse (1 R01 TW007927-01). Within the whole project I am specifically responsible for the maternal and child health program: Lifestyle and social circumstances of pregnant women in underdeveloped regions.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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