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When pregnancy is threatened by preterm delivery, a standard and effective care to improve the baby's prognosis is maternal antenatal corticosteroid treatment. However, a recent study shows that children exposed to maternal antenatal corticosteroid treatment have higher rates of emotional, behavioral and psychological development disorders than nonexposed children.
Behavioral disorders more common in children exposed to maternal antenatal corticosteroids | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

Maternal antenatal corticosteroid treatment is standard care when there is a risk for preterm delivery. A new study shows that children exposed to treatment have higher rates of behavioral disorders.