Is Social Inequality in Cognitive Outcomes Increased by Preterm Birth–Related Complications?

Authors: Dieter Wolke,
Issue: 2019
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Dieter Wolke writes in an editorial about the relationship between maternal socioeconomic status and children’s cognitive outcomes among preterm children. He re-emphasizes what was emphasized already 40 years ago – the need to study the effect of family, social, and caretaking as risk factors in developmental outcomes among children born at high neonatal risk.