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Title Prechtl's method on the qualitative assessment of general movements in preterm, term, and young infants / Christa Einspieler [and others]
Published London : Mac Keith Press, 2004


Description 1 online resource (1 electronic document (xi, 91 pages) : illustrations
Series Clinics in developmental medicine ; no. 167
Clinics in developmental medicine ; no. 167
Contents Introduction: how it all came about -- Basic concepts of developmental neurology -- What are spontaneous movements? -- How to record and assess general movements -- What could interfere with the quality of general movements? -- How objective, reliable and valid is the general movement assessment? -- The clinical application of the method -- Quantitative assessment is an insensitive indicator of impaired integrity of the nervous system -- Brain ultrasound and general movement assessment -- Neurological examination and general movement assessment -- What other methods of general movement assessment exist? -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 76-85) and index
Notes English
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Subject Premature infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Neurologic examination.
Fetus -- Movements -- Physiology
Nervous System Diseases -- diagnosis
Neurologic Examination -- methods
Fetal Movement -- physiology
Infant Behavior -- physiology
Movement -- physiology
Nervous System -- growth & development
Neurologic Examination
Infants -- Diseases -- Diagnosis
Neurologic examination
Form Electronic book
Author Einspieler, Christa
Prechtl, Heinz F. R
ISBN 9781898683742