Neurological congenital malformations in a tertiary hospital in south Brazil.

@article{Guardiola2009NeurologicalCM,
  title={Neurological congenital malformations in a tertiary hospital in south Brazil.},
  author={Ana Guardiola and Vanessa Koltermann and Paula Musa Aguiar and S{\'e}rgio Pilla Grossi and Val{\'e}ria Fleck and Elisabeth C Pereira and L{\'u}cia Campos Pellanda},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  year={2009},
  volume={67 3B},
  pages={807-11}
}
BACKGROUND Congenital anomalies are one of the main causes of morbidity and mortality among infants. The involvement of the central nervous system (CNS) occurs in 21% of cases. OBJECTIVE To identify incidence of CNS malformations and associated factors in newborns at a Terciary Hospital of Porto Alegre. METHOD Case-control study conducted between 2000… CONTINUE READING