Older parentsBMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7251.1738/a (Published 24 June 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:1738
- Douglas Carnall (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This week the BMJ carries a paper and an editorial that confirm the fact that older parents are not only less likely to conceive but also more likely to have a bad outcome from their pregnancy (pp 1681,1708).
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