[The epidemiology of congenital defects in central nervous system development in children].

@article{Rznik1991TheEO,
  title={[The epidemiology of congenital defects in central nervous system development in children].},
  author={B Ia R{\'e}znik and I. P. Minkov},
  journal={Zhurnal nevropatologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova},
  year={1991},
  volume={91 11},
  pages={15-7}
}
The prevalence and structure as well as risk factors for congenital developmental abnormalities (CDA) of the central nervous system (CNS) have been studied over recent 17 years among the newborn's population (217,000 births) and 7,845 dead children of varying age. The stage I work involved a retrospective analysis of the medical documentation up to broad-scale introduction of ultrasonography (US) of fetal abnormalities during pregnancy, the stage II work consisted in an analysis of the genetic… CONTINUE READING