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Advances in Preventive Medicine
Volume 2014, Article ID 871427, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/871427
Research Article

Alcohol and Other Drug Use during Pregnancy among Women Attending Midwife Obstetric Units in the Cape Metropole, South Africa

1Alcohol & Drug Abuse Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, P.O. Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
2Biostatistics Unit, South African Medical Research Council, P.O. Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
3Statistics and Population Studies Department, University of the Western Cape, P.O. Box X17, Bellville 7535, South Africa
4Health Systems Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, P.O. Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
5Women’s Health Research Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Falmouth Building, Medical Campus, Observatory 7925, South Africa
6Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University, P.O. Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa

Received 29 June 2013; Accepted 20 November 2013; Published 3 February 2014

Academic Editor: John Iskander

Copyright © 2014 Petal Petersen Williams et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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