Spina Bifida

The Spinal Cord Injury Research Program studies corrective in utero and postnatal surgeries to demonstrate which options are most effective for infants with spina bifida.

Kicking behavior in infants with spina bifida after surgery

In this study, portable motion monitors measure how the baby kicks. Researchers use advanced data analysis techniques to compare kicking behavior in babies who had surgery in utero, babies who had surgery after birth and babies who do not have spina bifida.

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