Are former late-preterm children at risk for child vulnerability and overprotection?

@article{Samra2010AreFL,
  title={Are former late-preterm children at risk for child vulnerability and overprotection?},
  author={Haifa Abou Samra and Jacqueline M Mcgrath and Howard Wey},
  journal={Early human development},
  year={2010},
  volume={86 9},
  pages={
          557-62
        }
}
BACKGROUND Parent perception of child vulnerability (PPCV) and parent overprotection (POP) are believed to have serious implications for age appropriate cognitive and psychosocial development in very low birth weight preterm children. AIM With recent concerns about suboptimal developmental outcomes in late-preterm children, this study was aimed at examining the relationship between history of late-preterm birth (34-36 6/7 weeks gestation), and PPCV, POP, and healthcare utilization (HCU… CONTINUE READING

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