Planned Birth Before 39 Weeks and Child Development: A Population-Based Study.

@article{Bentley2016PlannedBB,
  title={Planned Birth Before 39 Weeks and Child Development: A Population-Based Study.},
  author={Jason P Bentley and Christine L Roberts and Jenny R. Bowen and A James Martin and Jonathan M. Morris and Natasha Nassar},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2016},
  volume={138 6}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the association of gestational age and mode of birth with early child development. METHODS Population-based record linkage cohort study was conducted among 153 730 live-born infants of ≥32 weeks' gestation with developmental assessments at school age, in New South Wales, Australia, 2002 to 2007. Children were assessed in 5 domains: physical health and well-being, language and cognition, social competence, emotional maturity, and general knowledge and communication… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 52 references

Copyright © 2016 by the American Academy of Pediatrics

Grove Village, Illinois
2016

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…