Cesarean delivery and infant brain development

Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019

The rate of cesarean delivery has increased over the globe. This study investigated its impact on neurodevelopment. Results showed that cesarean delivery can influence offspring brain development including myelination and functional connectivity.


Deoni SC, et al. Cesarean delivery impacts infant brain development. Am J Neuroradiol. 2018;doi:10.3174/ajnr.A5887.

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Link to Publication: http://www.ajnr.org/content/ajnr/early/2018/11/22/ajnr.A5887.full.pdf


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