Gestational age and gender influence on executive control and its related neural structures in preterm-born children at 6 years of age

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain how gestational age and gender influence attentional abilities in children born preterm.
  2. Link prefrontal structures to attentional task performances in children born preterm.

Urben, S., Van Hanswijck De Jonge, L., Barisnikov, K., Pizzo, R., Monnier, M., Lazeyras, F., … & Hüppi, P. S. (2017). Gestational age and gender influence on executive control and its related neural structures in preterm-born children at 6 years of age. Child Neuropsychology23(2), 188-207.