Building bridges between perinatal & preventive child healthcare

Research output: Types of ThesisDoctoral ThesisInternal

Abstract

Geographical related health inequalities and inequities are of huge societal concern, especially when it comes to perinatal health and child welfare. Preventive Child Healthcare (PCHC) in the Netherlands has a unique opportunity to address vulnerable families. In this thesis the aim was to design, implement and study the effectiveness of a postnatal risk assessment in PCHC, as well as to study handover from obstetric care to PCHC and finally, to reduce child growth and developmental problems, particularly in families with a low socio-economic status.
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Steegers, Eric, Supervisor
  • Raat, Hein, Supervisor
  • de Kroon, Marlou, Co-supervisor
Award date2 Dec 2022
Place of PublicationRotterdam
Print ISBNs978-94-6361-766-6
Publication statusPublished - 2 Dec 2022

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