Neurobehavioral assessment as a predictor of neurodevelopmental outcome in preterm infants


Objective:Preterm infants are at risk for neurodevelopmental impairment. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Network Neurobehavioral Scale (NNNS) is a standardized assessment for the neurobehavioral integrity of the newborn. The use of NNNS as a prognostic tool is still emerging. We hypothesized that the NNNS examination performed at term equivalent can detect… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/jp.2011.100


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