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ERIC Number: EJ556026
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-3920
Human Fetal Heart Rate Dishabituation between Thirty and Thirty-Two Weeks Gestation.
Sandman, Curt A.; Wadhwa, Pathik; Hetrick, William; Porto, Manuel; Peeke, Harmon V. S.
Child Development, v68 n6 p1031-40 Dec 1997
Examined the ability of 32-week human fetuses to learn and recall information. Found a significant heart rate habituation pattern for a series of vibroacoustic stimuli. After a single novel stimulus, the heart rate to stimulus 1 reemerged. Uterine contractions were not related to presentation of the novel stimulus or change in heart rate after the novel stimulus. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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