2008

Prenatal Exposures

Psychological and Educational Consequences for Children

ISBN: 978-0-387-74397-4 (Print) 978-0-387-74398-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-3

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 5-13

      Themes and Purpose

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 15-25

      Prenatal Central Nervous System Development

  3. Perinatal Mediators and Markers of Disturbances of Fetal Development: Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-28

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 29-45

      Low Birth Weight and Prematurity: Effects on Child Development Outcomes

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 47-54

      Pre- and Perinatal Anoxia and Hypoxia

  4. Maternal Illness: Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 57-85

      Prenatal Infections

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      Pages 87-98

      Maternal Chronic Illness

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 99-111

      Nutrition

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 113-127

      Maternal Stress

  5. Maternal Use of Recreational Drugs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 129-130

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 131-149

      Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 151-162

      Gestational Exposure to Alcohol

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      Pages 163-175

      Maternal Use of Illicit Drugs

  6. Pollutants and the Development of the Human Fetus: An Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-183

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-199

      Air and Water Pollution

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-214

      Heavy Metals and Household Chemicals

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 215-284