Working during pregnancy: physical and psychosocial strain

Occup Med. Jul-Sep 1986;1(3):405-9.


The article concerns more general aspects of stress during pregnancy in connection with employment. Various existing studies are reviewed, mainly related to pre-term delivery and birth weight.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Birth Weight
  • Employment*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Premature
  • Life Change Events
  • Pregnancy / psychology*
  • Social Class
  • Stress, Psychological / complications*