Pregnancy and childbirth outcomes among adolescent mothers
a multi-country study by the World Health Organization (WHO)
published in ‘BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology’
Special Issue: Maternal and Perinatal Morbidity and Mortality: Findings from the WHO Multicountry Survey
Volume 121, Issue Supplement s1, pages 40–48,March 2014
Adolescent pregnancy was associated with higher risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes. Pregnancy prevention strategies and the improvement of healthcare interventions are crucial to reduce adverse pregnancy outcomes among adolescent women in low- and middle-income countries.
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