1. Intelligence Quotient (IQ) was significantly lower among adults born very preterm or with very low birth weight compared to adults born at term.
2. Lower gestational age, lower birth weight, the presence of neonatal morbidities, and lower maternal educational levels were all significantly associated with lower IQ among adults...
1. Neonatal weight gain (NWG) and head circumference gain (HCG) were associated with increased IQ at 6.5 years of age.
2. NWG and HCG were not significantly associated with behavior at 6.5 years old.
Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)
Study Rundown: Previous studies correlate rates of growth in childhood, especially in...