Publication

Mar 31, 2007
Authors:
Laurie Martin,
Michelle McNamara,
Alyssa Milot,
Tamara Halle,
Elizabeth C. Hair

The association between father involvement during pregnancy and two maternal behaviors are important to successfully pregnancy and a healthy baby: accessing early prenatal care and reducing the number of cigarettes smoked during pregnancy. This paper also examines the characteristics of fathers highly involved in their partners pregnancy.

Authors

Laurie Martin
Michelle McNamara
Alyssa Milot
Tamara Halle
Elizabeth C. Hair