Is neurological assessment of the fetus possible?

  title={Is neurological assessment of the fetus possible?},
  author={Heinz F. R. Prechtl and Christa Einspieler},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  volume={75 1},
The possibility to assess the functional condition of the fetal nervous system is of great importance to the obstetrician, since a considerable part of early brain damage is of prenatal origin. Several attempts to develop such a technique are reviewed. In addition, a new method, the qualitative assessment of fetal general movements, is described as a… CONTINUE READING