Epilepsy, birth weight and academic school readiness in Canadian children: Data from the national longitudinal study of children and youth
作者: A.N. PrasadB. Corbett
作者单位: 1Western University, London, Canada
2Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, Canada
3London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada
4Ivey School of Business, Western University, London, Canada
5Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi, Bangkok, Thailand
刊名: Epilepsy Research, 2017, Vol.130 , pp.101-106
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2017.01.003
关键词: EpilepsyChildrenBirth weightSchool readinessMaternal health
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Purpose(#br)Birth weight is an important indicator of prenatal/in-utero environment. Variations in birth weight have been reportedly associated with risks for cognitive problems. The National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY) dataset was explored to examine relationships between birth weight, academic school readiness and epilepsy.(#br)Methods(#br)A population based sample of 32,900 children of the NLSCY were analyzed to examine associations between birth weight, and school readiness scores in 4–5-year-old children. Logistic and Linear regression was used to examine associations between having epilepsy and these outcomes. Gestation data was available on 19,867 children, full-term children represented 89.67% (gestation >259...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.241 (2012)

  • epilepsy 癫痫
  • birth 出生
  • weight 
  • readiness 准备
  • prenatal 产前的
  • school 学校
  • academic 科学院的
  • gestation 妊娠
  • children 子女
  • reportedly 据传说