Cerebral palsy among preemies may be on decline

March 17, 2011 2:24:20 PM PDT
Cerebral palsy among premature infants may be on the decline.

A new study finds the rate today is much lower now compared to 20 years ago.

Researchers reporting in the journal Pediatrics say, in general, improvements in prenatal care in recent years likely deserve the credit for the declining rate.