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Epidemiology Research International
Volume 2011, Article ID 467265, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/467265
Research Article

Prenatal Maternal Stress and Physical Abuse among Homeless Women and Infant Health Outcomes in the United States

1Department of Health Science, College of Life Sciences, Brigham Young University, 229-A RB, Provo, UT 84602, USA
2Department of Nutrition, Dietetics, & Food Science, College of Life Sciences, Brigham Young University, S-233 ESC, Provo, UT 84602, USA

Received 27 November 2010; Accepted 26 February 2011

Academic Editor: Kenji Wakai

Copyright © 2011 Ray M. Merrill 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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