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LDI-Optum Labs supported the work presented. While not all birthing people identify as “women,” for consistency with cited studies, we used language such as “women” and “birth parents” throughout the manuscript. Funding for this work is from OptumLabs and Leonard Davis Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. The time of Dr. Montoya-Williams was supported by NIH/NICHD K23HD102526 and the time of Dr. Lewey was supported by NIH/NHLBI K23HL153667.
MTT wrote the manuscript with mentorship from Dr. Burris. ND, KP, KTT, LC, SCH, SLK, MEP, DMW, JL, EFG, SAL, SBD, LDL all provided concepts, critically edited, and approved the final manuscript. HHB conceived of the concept, mentored MTT throughout the writing of the manuscript, and critically edited the final manuscript.
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Tan, M.T., Darden, N., Peterson, K. et al. Bringing postpartum care to the NICU—An opportunity to improve health in a high-risk obstetric population. J Perinatol 43, 1–2 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41372-022-01525-z