Elizabeth E Krans
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Disparate patterns of prenatal care utilization stratified by medical and psychosocial riskElizabeth E Krans
Magee Womens Hospital, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Matern Child Health J 17:639-45. 2013..69; 95 % CI 1.06-2.72) were significantly more likely to receive inadequate prenatal care than care of greater intensity. Many high psychosocial risk pregnancies do not receive adequate prenatal care...
- Low-income African American women's beliefs regarding exercise during pregnancyElizabeth E Krans
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, 6312 Medical Science Bldg 1, 1150 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
Matern Child Health J 16:1180-7. 2012..However, health care providers should be aware of cultural myths that prevent many African American women from performing certain activities during pregnancy...
- A will without a way: barriers and facilitators to exercise during pregnancy of low-income, African American womenElizabeth E Krans
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Women Health 51:777-94. 2011....
- Psychosocial risk, prenatal counseling and maternal behavior: findings from PRAMS, 2004-2008Elizabeth E Krans
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 208:141.e1-7. 2013..To determine the impact of prenatal counseling regarding psychosocial risk factors on maternal behavior...
- Preventing Low Birthweight: 25 years, prenatal risk, and the failure to reinvent prenatal careElizabeth E Krans
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:398-403. 2012..Risk-appropriate prenatal care may improve the effectiveness of prenatal care for high-risk patients and the efficiency of prenatal care delivery for low-risk patients...
- Neonatal abstinence syndrome and associated health care expenditures: United States, 2000-2009Stephen W Patrick
Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5604, USA
JAMA 307:1934-40. 2012..Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a postnatal drug withdrawal syndrome primarily caused by maternal opiate use. No national estimates are available for the incidence of maternal opiate use at the time of delivery or NAS...