Psychological and sociological barriers to prenatal care

Marycatherine Augustyn, Lois A. Maiman

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This review of psychosocial characteristics of women who delay prenatal care reveals that perceptions of barriers to care need to be considered by both designers of prenatal programs and by health care professionals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)20-28
Number of pages9
JournalWomen's Health Issues
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Maternity and Midwifery


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