The contribution of fetal-newborn complications to motor and cognitive deficits.

@article{Low1985TheCO,
  title={The contribution of fetal-newborn complications to motor and cognitive deficits.},
  author={James A Low and R. I. Galbraith and Darwin W. Muir and L H Broekhoven and Judith M Wilkinson and E. J. Karchmar},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  year={1985},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={
          578-87
        }
}
A total of 364 selected high-risk premature and mature infants were studied prospectively to assess the relationship between fetal-newborn complications and motor and cognitive deficits identified during the first year of life. Deficits occurred in 24 per cent of the children: 14 per cent had one or more major deficit and the other 10 per cent had one or more minor deficit. Prematurity was one of the fetal-newborn complications not associated with deficits at one year. Complications that were… CONTINUE READING