Late preterm birth is associated with short-term respiratory and adaptive problems. Although antenatal corticosteroids seem to reduce the respiratory burden, this may come at the cost of adverse neuropsychological outcomes later in life. This impact has not been investigated.

Neurocognitive sequelae of antenatal corticosteroids in a late preterm rabbit model

Inversetti, Annalisa;
2022-01-01

Abstract

Late preterm birth is associated with short-term respiratory and adaptive problems. Although antenatal corticosteroids seem to reduce the respiratory burden, this may come at the cost of adverse neuropsychological outcomes later in life. This impact has not been investigated.
antenatal corticosteroid
betamethasone
late preterm
neurobehavior
neurocognition
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Animals
Betamethasone
Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Female
Humans
Ki-67 Antigen
Pregnancy
Prenatal Care
Rabbits
Premature Birth
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