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Monitoring fetal maturation-objectives, techniques and indices of autonomic function.

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Monitoring the fetal behavior does not only have implications for acute care but also for identifying developmental disturbances that burden the entire later life. The concept, of 'fetal programming', also known as 'developmental origins of adult disease hypothesis', e.g. applies for cardiovascular, metabolic, hyperkinetic, cognitive disorders. Since the autonomic nervous system is involved in all of those systems, cardiac autonomic control may provide relevant functional diagnostic and progn...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1088/1361-6579/aa5fca

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Żebrowski, J More by this author
Gonçalves, H More by this author
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German Research Foundation More from this funder
Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology More from this funder
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Publisher:
Institute of Physics Publisher's website
Journal:
Physiological Measurement Journal website
Volume:
38
Issue:
5
Pages:
R61-R88
Publication date:
2017-04-05
Acceptance date:
2017-02-10
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EISSN:
1361-6579
ISSN:
0967-3334
Pubs id:
pubs:681803
URN:
uri:0144c29b-dee4-45b6-941f-b572ef033d92
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uuid:0144c29b-dee4-45b6-941f-b572ef033d92
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pubs:681803

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