Attention difficulties in a contemporary geographic cohort of adolescents born extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight.

@article{WilsonChing2013AttentionDI,
  title={Attention difficulties in a contemporary geographic cohort of adolescents born extremely preterm/extremely low birth weight.},
  author={Michelle Wilson-Ching and Carly S Molloy and Vicki Anderson and Alice Claudia Burnett and Gehan Roberts and Jeanie L. Y. Cheong and Lex W. Doyle and Peter J. Anderson},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 10},
  pages={1097-108}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate attention difficulties in a contemporary geographic cohort of adolescents born extremely preterm (EP, <28 weeks' gestation) or extremely low birth weight (ELBW, birth weight <1000 g). The EP/ELBW group included 228 adolescents (mean age = 17.0 years) born in Victoria, Australia in 1991 and 1992. The control group were… CONTINUE READING