Sources of prenatal care data and their association with birth outcomes of HIV-infected women

Barbara J. Turner, James Cocroft, Craig J. Newschaffer, Walter W. Hauck, Thomas R. Fanning, Michelle Berlin

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Abstract

Objectives. Different sources of prenatal care data were used to examine the association between birth outcomes of HIV-infected women and the Adequacy of Prenatal Care Utilization (APNCU) index. Methods. Adjusted odds ratios of birth outcomes for 1858 HIV-positive mothers were calculated for APNCU indexes on the basis of birth certificate data or 3 types of physician visits on Medicaid claims. Results. Claims- and birth certificate-based APNCU indexes agreed poorly (κ

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)118-121
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Public Health
Volume90
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Turner, B. J., Cocroft, J., Newschaffer, C. J., Hauck, W. W., Fanning, T. R., & Berlin, M. (2000). Sources of prenatal care data and their association with birth outcomes of HIV-infected women. American Journal of Public Health, 90(1), 118-121.