Improved Neonatal Care Has Helped Reduce Prevalence Of Cerebral Palsy In Premature Babies

Thu, 18 Jan 2007 12:00 PM EST

... Premature babies have a better chance of survival without severe neurological impairment than in they did in the early 80s, according to an Article in The Lancet. The study shows that the prevalence of cerebral palsy in children of very low birthweight has fallen since 1980.Cerebral palsy is a permanent, but changing disorder of movement, posture, and motor function. [click link for full article] ...