Effects of Neonatal Pain and Temperament on Attention Problems in Toddlers Born Preterm.

@article{Gaspardo2018EffectsON,
  title={Effects of Neonatal Pain and Temperament on Attention Problems in Toddlers Born Preterm.},
  author={Cl{\'a}udia Maria Gaspardo and Rafaela Guilherme Monte Cassiano and Sofia M A Gracioli and Guilherme C B Furini and Maria Beatriz Martins Linhares},
  journal={Journal of pediatric psychology},
  year={2018},
  volume={43 3},
  pages={342-351}
}
Objective To examine the effects of individual characteristics of neonates and neonatal pain-related stress on attention problems and externalizing behavior problems of toddlers born preterm, analyzing the moderating effects of the dispositional traits of temperament. Methods The sample included 62 toddlers aged 18-36 months and their mothers. The mothers were interviewed using the Child Behavior Checklist 1.5-5 for toddlers' attention and externalizing behavior problems assessment, the Early… CONTINUE READING