Risk factors occurring during pregnancy and birth in relation to brain functioning and child's anxiety.

OBJECTIVE This study examined whether the most objective risk factors during pregnancy (prenatal) and delivery (perinatal) precede child's anxiety, and whether these factors exerted their influence via child's non-specific cerebral functioning. METHOD Median-anxious (n=82) and high-anxious (n=188) children (8-12), enrolled via the use of an anxiety… (More)