Do visual impairments affect risk of motor problems in preterm and term low birth weight adolescents?

Kari Anne I Evensen, Susanne Lindqvist, Marit S Indredavik, Jon Skranes, Ann-Mari Brubakk, Torstein Vik

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Abstract

Increased prevalence of motor and visual problems has been reported in low birth weight populations, but the association between them is less studied.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)47-56
Number of pages10
JournalEuropean Journal of Paediatric Neurology
Volume13
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Adolescent
  • Anthropometry
  • Body Height
  • Body Weight
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Gestational Age
  • Humans
  • Infant, Low Birth Weight
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Small for Gestational Age
  • Male
  • Motor Skills
  • Odds Ratio
  • Risk Assessment
  • Vision, Low
  • Vision, Ocular
  • Visual Acuity
  • Visual Fields
  • Visual Perception

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