Explanation of social inequalities in hyperactivity/inattention in children with prenatal alcohol exposure.

@article{Pfinder2012ExplanationOS,
  title={Explanation of social inequalities in hyperactivity/inattention in children with prenatal alcohol exposure.},
  author={Manuela Pfinder and Stefan Liebig and R Feldmann},
  journal={Klinische Padiatrie},
  year={2012},
  volume={224 5},
  pages={303-8}
}
BACKGROUND Hyperactivity and inattention are major effects of prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE). Although predominantly women from the high social class consume alcohol during pregnancy, children from the low social class are particularly affected by the adverse effects of PAE. This study aimed to test the hypothesis of a social gradient in hyperactivity/inattention in children with PAE. METHODS Children with PAE (N=996) enrolled in the German Health Interview and Examination Survey for… CONTINUE READING