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Consensus development conference on Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies: How to Prevent Low Birth Weight

The Institute of Health Economics (IHE) co-hosted this Calgary conference in April 2007 to consult experts on factors contributing to the low birth weight rate in Alberta, to develop a consensus on the relevant factors, and to tailor interventions to address the contributing factors.

  

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Consensus Statement on Healthy Mother's - Healthy Babies: How to Prevent Low Birth Weight (240 KB)

This consensus statement on how to prevent low birth weight was developed to inform patients, health policy, and practice. It is a product of the IHE Consensus Development Conference on Healthy Mothers - Healthy Babies: How to Prevent Low Birth Weigh held April 23 to 25, 2007

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