Key Articles and Guidance

Links to Key Articles:

General Guidance

Guidance for Specific High Risk Conditions

The following guidance should not substitute for clinical judgment or consultation/referral with a specialist:

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Invited Papers from Annual Autumn in New York Symposium on A Life Course Perspective on Women's Reproductive Health and the Outcome of Pregnancy (published, Journal of Women's Health, March 2010).



Maternal and Child Health Journal

In September 2006, the Maternal and Child Health Journal published a special supplement entitled Preconception Care: Science, Practice, Challenges, and Opportunities. The articles contained in this supplement cover a wide array of topics related to preconception health and are available to the public online. Citations and directs links to the articles are listed below:




American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Volume 199, Issue 6, Supplement 2, December 2008




Women's Health Issues, Volume 18, Issue 6, December 2008





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