Prenatal care

Prenatal care

Immigration and perinatal risk

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health - Consortium Université de Montréal (CESAF)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Alex Battaglini
Sylvie Gravel
Carole Poulin
Jean-Marc Brodeur
Danielle Durand
Suzanne DeBlois
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Investigates factors associated with the immigrant experience that may increase vulnerability to health risks during the perinatal period of pregnancy.

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ISSN 14963612
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CESAF closed its office August 31, 2001.

Birth rights: new approaches to safe motherhood

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Judy Mirsky
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Panos London
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Outlines the causes of high maternal mortality rates in areas of the world and suggests political and socioeconomic causes.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1870670566
PREG.B57 2001
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<p>Includes bibliographical references. --- Review, Network Spring/Summer 2002: At least 525,000 women still die every year from complications relating to pregnancy, and most of these are in the developing world. This report outlines the reasons why women are suffering, and puts them firmly on the human rights agenda. It shows that effective strategies do exist to secure women’s well-being, often within existing resources. It also stresses the importance of informed public, professional and political voices in creating that change.</p>

The Cancer in pregnancy forum

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English
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Online
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Motherisk
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Motherisk
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides a forum for discussion of cancer treatment options during pregnancy. Questions and answers are invited and archived. Geared toward a professional audience only.

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Canadian perinatal health report 2000

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English
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Online
Author: 
Susie Dzakpasu
K.S. Joseph
I.D. Rusen
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Public Health Agency of Canada, Canadian Perinatal Surveillance Systen
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Contains information on 24 perinatal health indicators. Presents surveillance results, data and lists key references. Includes statistics and graphs for the most recent years available.

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ISBN 0662293096
PREG.D35 2000
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

Perinatal health indicators for Canada: a resource manual

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Kitaw Demissie
K.S. Joseph
Susie Dzakpasu
Members of the Canadian Perinatal Surveillance System Steering Committee and Staff of the Bureau of Reproductive and Child Health
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Public Health Agency of Canda, Canadian Perinatal Surveillance Systen
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides information on 24 indicators currently being monitored by the Canadian Perinatal Surveillance System (CPSS).

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ISBN 0662288505
PREG.D46 2000
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

A guide to effective care in pregnancy and childbirth

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Murray Enkin
Marc J. N. C. Keirse
James Neilson
Caroline Crowther
Lelia Duley
Ellen Hodnett
Justus Hofmeyr
Publisher: 
Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Don Mills, ON

Summarizes the effects of care practices during pregnancy, childbirth and after the baby is born, based on systematic reviews of the research literature.

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ISBN 019263173X
PREG.E55 2000
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Includes bibliographical references and index. --- Review, Network Spring 2001: Updated to include the results of the most recent research, this guide provides readable and reliable information and summarizes the effects of care practices during pregnancy, childbirth and after.

Pregnancy and birth: the best evidence

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Joyce Barrett
Teresa Pitman
Publisher: 
Key Porter Books
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides information on the effectiveness of all aspects of prenatal care.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1552630269
PREG.B37 1999
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Includes index.

Perinatal Partnership Program of Eastern & Southeastern Ontario

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(613) 737-2660
Email Address: 
fbrooks@pppeso
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Fax Number: 
613-738-3633
Street Address: 
2305 St. Laurent Blvd
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1G 4J8
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url (www.pppeso.on.ca) does not appear valid, updated address, link still good
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