Ambulatory assessments of psychological and peripheral stress-markers predict birth outcomes in teen pregnancy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Ambulatory Care
  • Biomarkers
  • Pregnancy in Adolescence
  • Stress, Psychological

abstract

  • Targeted interventions to reduce psychological and biological indicators of heightened stress during pregnancy may have positive public health benefits for the offspring given the associations of shortened gestation and lower birthweight with risk for poor mental and physical health outcomes.

publication date

  • October 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3825556

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2013.07.001

PubMed ID

  • 24119935

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 305

end page

  • 13

volume

  • 75

number

  • 4