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To Compare the Effects of Maternal Occupational Activities on Birth Weight: A Cross Sectional Study

Shiva Rafatie 1 , Maryam Rabiee 2 , * , Shabnam Golmohammadie 3 and Shahrzad Hadavand 1
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1 Pediatric Department, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
2 Obstetric and Gynecologic Department, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
3 Postgraduate Medical, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Women’s Health Bulletin: January 2018, 5 (1); e13772
  • Published Online: December 10, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 21, 2017
  • Revised: June 20, 2017
  • Accepted: July 22, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/whb.13772

To Cite: Rafatie S, Rabiee M, Golmohammadie S, Hadavand S. To Compare the Effects of Maternal Occupational Activities on Birth Weight: A Cross Sectional Study, Women Health Bull. 2018 ; 5(1):e13772. doi: 10.5812/whb.13772.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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