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Reducing infant mortality: maternal health is infant health

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Fig. 1: Adoption of Medicaid expansion by state, maternal mortality, and infant mortality in the United States, 2020.

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K.H.S. and L.K.L. conceived the study. K.H.S. and K.J.B. acquired and analyzed the data. K.H.S., K.J.B, and L.K.L. interpreted the data. K.H.S. drafted the article. K.J.B. and L.K.L. critically revised it for important intellectual content. All authors approve of this version.

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Shanahan, K.H., Burdick, K.J., Lee, L.K. et al. Reducing infant mortality: maternal health is infant health. Pediatr Res (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-022-02142-4

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