First-cousin marriages shown to put infants at major risk of congenital anomaly
A study of children born in Bradford has found that marriage between first cousins (consanguinity) is a major risk factor for congenital anomaly, even after adjustment for deprivation.
28, 11, 17-17.
Want to read more?
Already subscribed? Log in
Unlock full access to RCNi Plus today
Save over 50% on your first 3 months
Your subscription package includes:
- Unlimited online access to all 10 RCNi Journals and their archives
- Customisable dashboard featuring 200+ topics
- RCNi Learning featuring 180+ RCN accredited learning modules
- RCNi Portfolio to build evidence for revalidation
- Personalised newsletters tailored to your interests
Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now