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Maternal smoking at first prenatal visit as a marker of risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes in the Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin) Region

Kate Mehaffey1 MD, Family practitioner, katemehaffey@gmail.com
Andrea Higginson2 Undergraduate student, akhiggy@hotmail.com
Jason Cowan3 MSc, Postgraduate student , cowan.jason@gmail.com
Geraldine Osborne4 MD, Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Health, gosborne@gov.nu.ca
Laura Arbour5 MD, Associate professor, laura.arbour@viha.ca

1 Faculty of Medicine, UBC Aboriginal Family Practice program, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
2, 3 UBC Medical Genetics, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
4 Department of Health and Social Services, Nunavut, Canada.
5 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria.

Correspondence: A Higginson, 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria BC V8P5C2 

Author contribution: Kate Mehaffey: wrote the first draft, literature review, statistical analysis. Andrea Higginson: input data. Jason Cowan: collected data. Geraldine Osborne: contributed to drafts, contributed relevant concepts for knowledge translation. Laura Arbour: supervised student projects for Maheffey, Cowan and Higginson, original concept, supervised data collection, contributed to drafts.

Citation: Mehaffey K, Higginson A, Cowan J, Osborne GM, Arbour LT.  Maternal smoking at first prenatal visit as a marker of risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes in the Qikiqtaaluk (Baffin) Region. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2010; 10: 1484. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=1484 (Accessed 22 October 2017)

Submitted: 29 March 2010
Revised: 17 July 2010
Published: 6 September 2010
   
 

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