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Title Reducing birth defects : meeting the challenge in the developing world / Committee on Improving Birth Outcomes, Board on Global Health ; Judith R. Bale, Barbara J. Stoll, and Adetokunbo O. Lucas, editors
Published Washington, DC : National Academies Press, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Impact and patterns of occurrence -- 3. Interventions to reduce the impact of birth defects -- 4. Incorporating care for birth defects into health care systems
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Abnormalities, Human -- Developing countries -- Prevention.
Maternal health services -- Developing countries.
Newborn infants -- Diseases -- Developing countries -- Prevention.
Newborn infants -- Mortality -- Developing countries -- Prevention.
Pregnancy -- Complications -- Developing countries -- Prevention.
Congenital Abnormalities -- etiology.
Congenital Abnormalities -- prevention & control.
Developing Countries.
Prenatal Care.
Prenatal Diagnosis.
Form Electronic book
Author Bale, Judith R.
Lucas, Adetokunbo O.
Stoll, Barbara J.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Improving Birth Outcomes.
ISBN 0309086086
0309527937 (electronic bk.)
9780309527934 (electronic bk.)