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Relevant Population Characteristics for Prenatal Care in the First Trimester

Relevant Population Characteristics

Pregnant teens 15-19 years of age, women older than 35, mothers with low level of education, race other than White, Hispanic ethnicity, being unmarried, lower socio-economic status, lack of health insurance, and women who recognize their pregnancy later than nine weeks of gestation are less likely to get early prenatal care.

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Content updated: Wed, 1 May 2019 12:40:05 MDT