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Associations of maternal pre-pregnancy obesity and excess pregnancy weight gains with adverse pregnancy outcomes and length of hospital stay

Abdullah A Mamun1*, Leonie K Callaway23, Michael J O'Callaghan4, Gail M Williams1, Jake M Najman1, Rosa Alati1, Alexandra Clavarino5 and Debbie A Lawlor6

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1 School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2 Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia

3 School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

4 Mater Children's Hospital, and The University of Queensland, Brisbane Australia

5 School of Pharmacy, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

6 MRC Centre for Causal Analyses in Translational Epidemiology, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK

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BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2011, 11:62  doi:10.1186/1471-2393-11-62

Published: 6 September 2011

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