Medical and social factors affecting on weight newborn in the western region of Ukraine


  • O. Yu. Rodych
Keywords: medical and social factors, children with low birth weight, prevention of children born with low birth weight, perinatology

Abstract

The paper studied the medical and social risk factors of children born with low birth weight in western Ukraine. Found that in the group of women in childbirth who gave birth to children with low birth weight are significant differences compared with the control group on a number of attributes, namely: the average age of the mother and father was greater than in the control group, the proportion of single mothers in the study group was 4.72±0.88%, while the control group of women in this cohort was not defined, the main group more women suffered from domestic violence, had incomplete secondary education and lower wages compared to women in the control group.

Published
2017-10-27
How to Cite
Rodych, O. Y. (2017). Medical and social factors affecting on weight newborn in the western region of Ukraine. Reports of Morphology, 22(1), 151-155. Retrieved from https://morphology-journal.com/index.php/journal/article/view/252
Section
ANTROPOLOGICAL STUDIES