Neurodevelopmental outcomes after initial childhood anesthetic exposure between ages 3 and 10 years.

INTRODUCTION Epidemiologic studies examining the association between anesthetic exposure and neurodevelopmental outcomes have primarily focused on exposures occurring under 3 years of age. In this study, we assess outcomes associated with initial anesthetic exposure occurring between 3 and 10 years of age. METHODS We used data from the Western Australian… CONTINUE READING