ERIC Number: EJ314247
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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The Relation between Neonatal Heart Period Patterns and Developmental Outcome.
Fox, Nathan A.; Porges, Stephen W.
Child Development, v56 n1 p28-37 Feb 1985
Addresses the utility of a noninvasive measure of cardiac vagal tone in predicting developmental outcome among infants at risk for cognitive disabilities. Results suggest that measurement of cardiac vagal tone may provide an important means for assessing risk in birth-stressed populations. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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