The flexion withdrawal reflex increases in premature infants at 22-26 weeks of gestation due to changes in spinal cord excitability

Kyriakos Martakis*, Christoph Huenseler, Peter Herkenrath, Kruthika Thangavelu, Angela Kribs, Bernhard Roth

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1079-1084
Number of pages6
JournalActa Paediatrica
Volume106
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2017

Keywords

  • Behavioural state
  • Flexion withdrawal reflex
  • Premature infant
  • Spinal excitability
  • Stimulation
  • PRETERM INFANTS
  • NEWBORN-INFANT
  • PAIN
  • RESPONSES
  • LIFE
  • STIMULATION
  • THRESHOLD
  • BALANCE
  • STATE
  • AGE

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