Dr. Leyser Publishes on Zika Syndrome in Journal of Child Neurology

Dr. Marcio Leyser published an article recently in the Journal of Child Neurology on the gross motor developmental trajectories in 39 infants admitted in a rehabilitation center located in Rio de Janeiro during the Zika outbreak in Brazil from November 2015 to November 2016 and their correlated risk rate for the comorbid diagnosis of cerebral palsy.

Marques FJP, Teixeira MCS, Barra RR, de Lima FM, Scofano Dias BL, Pupe C, Nascimento OJM, Leyser M. Children Born with Congenital Zika Syndrome Display Atypical Gross Motor Development and a Higher Risk for Cerebral Palsy. Journal of Child Neurology, 1-5 2018.

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