246 Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants Have Impairments of Visual Perception

@article{Mikkola2005246EL,
  title={246 Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants Have Impairments of Visual Perception},
  author={Kaija Mikkola and N Riihel{\"a} and Marit I Korkman and Teija Salokorpi and Leena Haataja and Mimmi Tolvanen and Outi A Saarenp{\"a}{\"a}-Heikkil{\"a} and Leena P{\"a}{\"a}kk{\"o}nen and P{\"a}ivi Ols{\'e}n and Vineta Fellman},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={58},
  pages={396-396}
}
Background: Extremely low birth weight infants (ELBWI) have a high risk for cognitive dysfunction.Objective: To characterize neuropsychological disabilities at preschool age.Methods: In a national cohort of all ELBWI survivors, n= 203 (mean;SD: 27.3;2.1 gestational weeks, GW, birth weight 806g;136 g) born in Finland in 1996–1997, 156 children were assessed… CONTINUE READING