The effects of genetic liability for schizophrenia and maternal smoking during pregnancy on obstetric complications.

TitleThe effects of genetic liability for schizophrenia and maternal smoking during pregnancy on obstetric complications.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsEllman, LM, Huttunen M, Lönnqvist J, Cannon TD
JournalSchizophrenia research
Volume93
Issue1-3
Pagination229-36
Date Published2007 Jul
ISSN0920-9964
KeywordsAdult, Apgar Score, Asphyxia Neonatorum, Birth Weight, Cohort Studies, Female, Finland, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Humans, Infant, Newborn, Male, Obstetric Labor Complications, Pregnancy, Pregnancy, High-Risk, Psychotic Disorders, Risk Factors, Schizophrenia, Smoking, Statistics as Topic
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine whether a genetic vulnerability for schizophrenia and/or health-risk behaviors among schizophrenic pregnant women were associated with an increased incidence of obstetric complications (OCs).

DOI10.1111/j.1751-7893.2008.00088.x
Alternate JournalSchizophr. Res.