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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 359532, 7 pages
Maturation of Corpus Callosum Anterior Midbody Is Associated with Neonatal Motor Function in Eight Preterm-Born Infants
1Perinatal Research Centre and UQ Centre for Clinical Research, The University of Queensland and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
2School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC 3806, Australia
3Centre for Advanced Imaging, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4027, Australia
4Infant Neurology Section, Stella Maris Scientific Institute, 56018 Pisa, Italy
5Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
Received 7 October 2012; Accepted 26 December 2012
Academic Editor: Giorgio M. Innocenti
Copyright © 2013 Preethi Mathew et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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