CitationTomlinson, Martha Scott; Santos, Hudson P., Jr.; Stewart, Jill R.; Joseph, Robert; Leviton, Alan; Onderdonk, Andrew B.; Kuban, Karl C. K.; Heeren, Timothy; O'Shea, T. Michael; & Fry, Rebecca C., et al. (2020). Neurocognitive and Social-Communicative Function of Children Born Very Preterm at 10 years of Age: Associations with Microorganisms Recovered from the Placenta Parenchyma. Journal of Perinatology, 40(2), 306-15. PMCID: PMC6985019
AbstractOBJECTIVE: Infection of the placenta has been associated with preterm birth as well as neurocognitive impairment. This study aimed to determine whether specific bacterial species in the placenta of extremely preterm pregnancies are associated with neurological deficits later in life.
Reference TypeJournal Article
Journal TitleJournal of Perinatology
Author(s)Tomlinson, Martha Scott
Santos, Hudson P., Jr.
Stewart, Jill R.
Onderdonk, Andrew B.
Kuban, Karl C. K.
O'Shea, T. Michael
Fry, Rebecca C.
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