Language abilities following prematurity, periventricular brain injury, and cerebral palsy.

@article{Feldman1994LanguageAF,
  title={Language abilities following prematurity, periventricular brain injury, and cerebral palsy.},
  author={Heidi M Feldman and Janine E. Janosky and M S Scher and Nick Wareham},
  journal={Journal of communication disorders},
  year={1994},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={
          71-90
        }
}
This study compares language abilities in three groups of children who were born prematurely: children with bilateral spastic cerebral palsy associated with perinatal injury to the periventricular white matter of the brain; a group with similar brain injury but no motor impairment; and a group of controls with no brain injuries. Six boys in each group were 36 to 39 months of age at the time of the study. All achieved a standard score above 80 on the McCarthy Scales of Children's Abilities at… CONTINUE READING

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