Published in Women's Health Weekly, November 18th, 2004
"The present study compared use of Medicaid-funded perinatal services for births to women who were in jail during pregnancy and births to women who had been in jail, but not while pregnant."
J.E. Bell at the University of Washington and colleagues reported that "jail contact during pregnancy increased the likelihood women would receive prenatal care (odds ratio [OR] = 5.95; 95% confidence interval [Cl] 2.18-16.23) and...
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