West Virginia Perinatal Partnership - 2008
a project of the
West Virginia Healthy Kids and Families Coalition
and
West Virginia Community Voices
funded by the
 
Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation

 

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LINKS TO IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 
 
Periodontal Infection and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes by Robert Goldenberg, MD, Drexel University College of Medicine and Bryan S. Michalowicz, DDS, MS, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

"Idealized Design of Perinatal Care" by Dr. Peter Cherouny:  White Paper.  Video Presentation.

Addressing WV Perinatal Problems through Partnerships: Dr. Clark Hansbarger and Nancy Tolliver kick of the presentations by Committee Chairpersons on Drug Use in Pregnancy, Neonatal ICU Beds, Transportation systems, and Guidelines for Perinatal Care.

The Maryland Perinatal System Standards
http://www.fha.state.md.us/mch/pdf/MD_Perinatal_Standards_Oct_2004.pdf

American Academy of Peridontology Statement Regarding Periodontal Management of the Pregnant Patient

West Virginia Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Reports

http://www.cdc.gov/PRAMS/States/WestVirginia.htm
 
Tobacco Use by West Virginia Pregnant Women 1999
http://www.cdc.gov/Reproductivehealth/PrenatalSmkbk/states/westvirginia.htm
http://www.cdc.gov/Reproductivehealth/PrenatalSmkbk/states/wv_figures.htm
 
Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System Reports 2002 and 2003
 
Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillance System
http://www.cdc.gov/pednss/pnss_tables/index.htm

Oral Heath Care in West Virginia
http://www2.cdc.gov/nccdphp/doh/synopses/StateDataV.asp?StateID=WV&Year=2003
http://www.wvvoices.org/library_oh.html
 
Physical Violence During 12 months Preceding Birth - West Virginia (among others)
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00025182.htm
http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/violence/index.htm
 
West Virginia Health Facts
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/popup_wv.htm
http://www2.cdc.gov/nohss/bystate.asp?stateid=54
 
West Virginia Children Tested for Lead
http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/grants/West Virginia/west virginia.htm
 
Assisted Reproductive Technology Updates
http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/drh/art.htm
 
Teen Pregnancy and Birth Among States - Including WV
http://wonder.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/m0031562/m0031562.asp
 
West Virginia Vital Statistics
http://www.wvdhhr.org/bph/oehp/vital03/index.htm
 
West Virginia County Health Profiles
http://www.wvdhhr.org/bph/oehp/vital03/index.htm
 
Report of Physicians by County By Specialty - West Virginia -2001
http://www.wvdhhr.org/bph/oehp/phy2001/default.htm
 
West Virginia Birth Score Research and Publications
http://www.wvdhhr.org/birthscore/
 
Birth To Three
http://www.wvdhhr.org/birth23/
 
Congenital Abnormalities Registry, Education and Surveillance System
http://www.wvdhhr.org/caress/
 
West Virginia Health Care Authority- Hospital Discharge Data
http://www.hcawv.org/DataAndPublic/Support/DataHospital.htm
 
West Virginia Nutrition Surveillance Programs
http://www.wvdhhr.org/ons/surveillance.asp
 
West Virginia Minority Births Report
http://www.wvvoices.org/library_mh.html

In-Home Family Education Report and Recommendations
Partners In Community Outreach
www.teamwv.org
 
Breastfeeding Information
La Leche League International
www.lllI.org

Toward Improving Birth Outcomes:
From the Center for Health Care Strategies.
http://www.chcs.org/publications3960/publications_show.htm?doc_id=212947

Insufficient Evidence to Recommend For or Against Maternal-Request Caesarean Delivery, March 29, 2020 News Release - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
http://www.nih.gov/news/pr/mar2006/od-29.htm

March of Dimes
http://www.marchofdimes.com/
 
March of Dimes Healthy Business/Healthy Babies site
http://marchofdimes.com/hbhb/productspecs_techdata.htm

How Employers Can Assist with Breastfeeding in the Workplace http://www.businessgrouphealth.org/prevention/breastfeeding_workplace.cfm

Cigna Maternity Management program
http://www.cigna.com/our_plans/programs/condition_management_maternity.html

Bacteria and Preterm Birth 

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/04/060405175108.htm

Risk and Benefits of Cesarean Section
http://content.nejm.org/cgi/content/full/356/9/885
 
Planned Cesarean versus Planned Vaginal Delivery at Term: comparison of newborn infant outcomes
 

 

 

 

 
     

 

 

 

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