Mediators of behavioral problems in 7-year-old children born after 24 to 28 weeks of gestation.

@article{Nadeau2001MediatorsOB,
  title={Mediators of behavioral problems in 7-year-old children born after 24 to 28 weeks of gestation.},
  author={Line Nadeau and Michael R Boivin and R{\'e}jean Tessier and Françine Lefebvre and Philippe Robaey},
  journal={Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP},
  year={2001},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={1-10}
}
We tested the hypothesis that prematurity acts through its association with neuromotor and intellectual functioning to explain behavior problems at school age. Sixty-one extremely preterm (EP) very low birth weight (VLBW) children (< 29 wk and < 1,500 g) born in 1987-1990 and 44 normal birth weight children (NBW) (> 37 wk and > 2,500 g) were matched for age, sex, and socioeconomic status (SES). Mediator variables were evaluated at a hospital at 5 years and 9 months. Behaviors were evaluated at… CONTINUE READING

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