Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Reports

New York State

Definitions of indicators

Annual Reports

Trend Reports

Infant Health

Definitions of infant health indicators


Safe Sleep

Hospital Practices Related to Breastfeeding

Definitions of hospital breastfeeding indicators

Oral Health

Definitions of oral health indicators


Definitions of nutrition indicators

Maternal Behaviors

Definitions of maternal behaviors indicators

Tobacco Use

Alcohol Use

Family Planning

Definitions of family planning indicators

Preconception Health

Definitions of preconception health indicators

Prenatal and Postpartum Care

Definitions of prenatal and postpartum care indicators

Prenatal Care Education

Prenatal Care

Postpartum Care

Mental and Physical Well-being

Definitions of mental and physical well-being indicators

Physical Abuse

Mental Health

Other PRAMS Publications

  • Office of Public Health Practice, Public Health Information Group Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower, Rm 2565, Albany, NY 12237, Isuue Brief, Oct. 2011, "Influenza Vaccination Among Pregnant and Postpartum Women in New York" (PDF, 507KB)
  • Hosler, A., Nayak, S.G., Radigan, A., "Agreement Between Self-Report and Birth Certificate for Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: New York State PRAMS." Maternal and Child Health Journal, Nov 2010, V6 (5), p. 786-789, DOI: 10,1007/S10995-009-0529-3
  • Gross, K.H., Wells, C. S., Radigan-Garcia, A., Dietz, P. M., "Correlates of Self-Reports of Being Very Depressed in the Months After Delivery: Results from the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System." Maternal and Child Health Journal, Dec 2002, V6 (4), p. 247-253.
  • Wikoff, Janet, B.S., MS., Breastfeeding Patterns among New York State Mothers (excluding NYC), 1993-1994, New York State PRAMS Delivery, 1998. (PDF, 1,924KB)
  • Shea, K., MPH, Medvesky, M., MPH, Brustman, B., Ed.D., Radigan, A., Davidson, N., Bubb, S., What is PRAMS?, New York State PRAMS Delivery, 1999. (PDF, 812KB)
  • Shea, K., MPH, Steele, L, Ph.D., Radigan, A., Neural Tube Defects and Knowledge of Folic Acid, New York State PRAMS Delivery, 1996-1997. (PDF, 978KB)