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WHO multicentre study for the development of growth standards from fetal life to childhood: the fetal component
(BioMed Central, 2014-05-02)
Background: In 2006 WHO presented the infant and child growth charts suggested for universal application. However, major determinants for perinatal outcomes and postnatal growth are laid down during antenatal development. ...
Characteristics of first-time fathers of advanced age: a Norwegian population-based study
(BioMed Central, 2013-01-30)
Background: The modern phenomenon of delayed parenthood applies not only to women but also to men, but less is known about what characterises men who are expecting their first child at an advanced age. This study investigates ...
Fetal size in the second trimester is associated with the duration of pregnancy, small fetuses having longer pregnancies
(BioMed Central, 2008-07-16)
Background: Conventionally, the pregnancy duration is accepted to be 280–282 days. Fetuses determined by ultrasound biometry to be small in early pregnancy, have an increased risk of premature birth. We speculate that ...