Regionalization of perinatal care for the United States.

I. R. Merkatz, K. G. Johnson

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A scheme of regionalization is proposed in which a regional perinatal system within a defined geographic area permits access of the high risk mother-fetus and infant to the appropriate level of technology for improved perinatal outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)271-276
Number of pages6
JournalClinics in Perinatology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 1976
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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