Long-term effects of neonatal hypoglycemia on brain growth and psychomotor development in small-for-gestational-age preterm infants.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of neonatal hypoglycemia on physical growth and neurocognitive function. STUDY DESIGN A systematic detection of hypoglycemia (<2.6 mmol/L or 47 mg/dL) was carried out in 85 small-for-gestational-age preterm neonates. Prospective serial evaluations of physical growth and psychomotor development were performed… (More)

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@article{Duvanel1999LongtermEO, title={Long-term effects of neonatal hypoglycemia on brain growth and psychomotor development in small-for-gestational-age preterm infants.}, author={C{\'e}cile Besson Duvanel and C. -L. Fawer and Jacques Cotting and Prof. Dr. Reinhard Hohlfeld and J. M. Matthieu}, journal={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={1999}, volume={134 4}, pages={492-8} }