Temporal trends in cerebral palsy by impairment severity and birth gestation
Susan M Reid, Elaine Meehan, Sarah McIntyre, Shona Goldsmith, Nadia Badawi, Dinah S Reddihough
DEVELOPMENTAL MEDICINE AND CHILD NEUROLOGY | WILEY | Published : 2016
We gratefully acknowledge the funding provided to the Victorian Cerebral Palsy Register by the Victorian Department of Health and the Victorian Medical Insurance Agency. We are also indebted to the Victorian Perinatal Data Collection Unit, under the auspices of the Consultative Council on Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity (CCOPMM), for provision of Victorian population birth data and to Professor John Carlin, Director of the Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit at the Melbourne Children's campus, for statistical advice. Infrastructure support was provided by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program, and SMR received salary support through an Early Career Fellowship (2014-2017) from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council. SM, NB, and SG also acknowledge the support of the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Foundation. The supplement was funded by the Research Foundation, Cerebral Palsy Alliance.