Link found between maternal obesity and cerebral palsy
Stacey Atkinson Matron/manager inpatient services for people with learning disabilities and lead nurse, St Mary’s Hospital, Leeds
A Swedish study has discovered an increased incidence of cerebral palsy is associated with obesity in pregnancy.
Learning Disability Practice. 21, 1,11-11. doi: 10.7748/ldp.21.1.11.s9