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Rates for specific birth defects among native Hawaiians compared to whites, Hawaii 1986-2000.
|Title:||Rates for specific birth defects among native Hawaiians compared to whites, Hawaii 1986-2000.|
|Authors:||Forrester, Mathias B.|
Merz, Ruth D.
|Issue Date:||Aug 2004|
|Abstract:||Rates for many birth defects have not been identified for native Hawaiians. Using birth defects regstry data, the total major birth defect rate for whites was found to be 4.70% and for native Hawaiians was 4.75%. After adjusting for maternalage, the rates were lower among native Hawaiians for 40 (74.1%) of 54 selected birth defects.|
|Appears in Collections:||Hawaii Medical Journal Articles For 2004|
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