• infant
  • Prenatal nutrition has a strong influence on birth weight and further development of the infant.There was a study at the National Institution of Health were they found out that babies born from an obese mother, have a higher probability to fail tests of fine motor skills which is the movement of small muscles such as the hands and fingers. (wikipedia.org)
  • brain
  • The sensitivity of ultrasonography with regard to malformations in the brain and spine was 100 % (27/27) and with regard to malformations in the internal organ system (including malformations in the urogenital and gastrointestinal systems and in the abdominal wall and diaphragm) was 91 % (30/33). (biomedsearch.com)
  • evaluate
  • PURPOSE: To determine the ratio of fetal lung volume (FLV) to fetal body weight (FBW) by using ultrasonography (US) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and to evaluate the usefulness of this ratio in predicting pulmonary hypoplasia (PH) in fetuses at high risk. (biomedsearch.com)
  • anxiety
  • To perform a cross-cultural adaptation of the Prenatal Diagnostic Procedures Anxiety Scale questionnaire for application in the Brazilian cultural context. (scielo.br)
  • Women with high levels of prenatal anxiety in early pregnancy are more likely to choose not to breastfeed and incur into early cessation of exclusive breastfeeding 21 , 22 . (scielo.br)