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Neonatal Behavioral Organization and Visual Processing at Three Months
Madelyn Moss, John Colombo, D. Wayne Mitchell and Frances Degen Horowitz
Vol. 59, No. 5 (Oct., 1988), pp. 1211-1220
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1130484
Page Count: 10
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In 2 studies, the Range of State cluster derived from infants' scores on the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale with Kansas Supplements (NBAS-K) was found to correlate significantly with visual discrimination performance at 3 months of age. Contrary to the expectation that NBAS-K orientation scores would predict visual discrimination at 3 months, it was neonatal behavioral state organization that related to later cognitive functioning in infancy.
Child Development © 1988 Society for Research in Child Development