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ERIC Number: EJ783367
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Nov
Pages: 10
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0890-8567
Maternal Stress during Pregnancy Predicts Cognitive Ability and Fearfulness in Infancy
Bergman, Kristin; Sarkar, Pampa; O'Connor, Thomas G.; Modi, Neena; Glover, Vivette
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v46 n11 p1454 Nov 2007
The effects of prenatal stress on cognition and behavioral fearfulness in infants are studied. The findings suggest that mechanisms by which mental development and fearfulness are affected by prenatal stress are different and do not present a consistent relation.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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