Neonatal maltreatment and brain development

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Kadriye Yurdakök;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Hygeia Press di Corridori Marinella
  • Journal: Journal of Pediatric and Neonatal Individualized Medicine (issn: 2281-0692)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.7363/030228
  • Subject: maternal care | early postnatal experiences | brain development | epigenetics | Medicine | R | Pediatrics | RJ1-570

<p>The early childhood years are a period of rapid change in the brain. During early childhood, the brain forms and refines a complex network of connections through synaptogenesis, pruning, and myelination. The development of the brain is regulated by genes, which inter... View more
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