Effect of Delayed Cord Clamping on Neurodevelopment at 4 Years of Age: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

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Abstract

Prevention of iron deficiency in infancy may promote neurodevelopment. Delayed umbilical cord clamping (CC) prevents iron deficiency at 4 to 6 months of age, but long-term effects after 12 months of age have not been reported.

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  • Uppsala University
  • Umeå University
  • Halmstad County Hospital
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  • Pediatrics
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)631-638
JournalJAMA Pediatrics
Volume169
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes