Apgar scores in neonates predict risk of CP and epilepsy

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Apgar scores in neonates predict risk of CP and epilepsy
Source: Science Daily
An infant’s scores on the so-called Apgar scale can predict the risk of a later diagnosis of cerebral palsy or epilepsy. The risk rises with decreasing  Apgar score, but even slightly lowered scores can be linked to a higher risk of these diagnoses, according to an extensive observational study.
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February 8th, 2018 by