Tag Archive: Cerebral palsy

May 23 2017

Do the Effects of Neonatal Caffeine Therapy Persist in Middle School?

Caffeine therapy can help premature babies breathe stronger and sooner on their own. When a group of caffeine-treated premature babies reached middle school, the therapy appeared to reduce their risk of motor impairment – building on earlier follow-ups that show the treatment’s safety, efficacy, and developmental benefits for the babies at one-and-a-half years old.

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Jul 1 2015

International Partnership Leads to Cerebral Palsy Insights

cerebral palsyBased on a partnership in Botswana with the University of Pennsylvania, researchers in Children’s Hospital’s Global Health Center performed the first rigorous study of Cerebral palsy outcomes in Africa.

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