Pediatric Medicine

  • Report

    Prenatal care : a literature review and quality assessment criteria

    This report reviews the literature on the process and outcomes of prenatal care for the purpose of developing criteria by which such care could be assessed. The report includes the final set of criteria agreed upon by a Working Group of the HMO Quali...

    Jan 1, 1992

  • Journal Article

    Updated Estimates of the Impact of Prenatal Care on Birthweight Outcomes By Race

    Differences in the use of prenatal care by race explain only a small part of the black-white differences in the fraction of low birthweight births.

    Jan 1, 1992

  • Report

    The Accuracy of Retrospective Data from the Malaysian Family Life Survey

    Part of a series describing a sample survey and subsequent research on how economic and institutional factors influence birthspacing, family size, and breastfeeding in Malaysia.

    Jan 1, 1986

  • Content

    Laura J. Faherty

    Physician Policy Researcher; Affiliate Faculty, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education B.A. in history of science, Princeton University; M.D., Emory University School of Medicine; M.P.H. in global epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health; M.S.H.P. in health policy research, University of Pennsylvania

  • Content

    Layla Parast

    Senior Statistician
    Education Ph.D. in biostatistics, Harvard University; M.S. in statistics, Stanford University; B.S. in mathematics, University of Texas, Austin

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    Christine E. Peterson

    Adjunct Technical Analyst
    Education M.A. in economics, University of Southern California

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    Mark A. Schuster

    Adjunct Researcher
    Education Ph.D. in policy analysis, RAND Graduate School (now the Pardee RAND Graduate School); M.D., Harvard Medical School; M.P.P., Harvard University; B.A., Yale University

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