Skip to main content

Table 1 Constructs and procedures

From: Randomized controlled trial protocol to improve multisensory neural processing, language and motor outcomes in preterm infants

Construct Procedure(s) Timing
Multisensory response (Auditory-Tactile processing) ERP to simultaneous puff + speech sound Pre- and post-intervention (near discharge)
Sensory functioning ITSP 9–12 months
Language Bayley III
22–26 months
Motor Bayley III 9–12 months
22–26 months
Tactile processing
Functional tactile connectivity
ERP to calibrated air puff
ERP to calibrated air puff
Pre/Post intervention
Pre/Post intervention
Speech Sound differentiation ERP to 6 speech sounds Pre/Post intervention
  1. This table shows the experimental constructs, procedures, and timing of variables for analysis. (ERP Event-Related Potential, ITSP Infant Toddler Sensory Profile, PLS-5 Preschool Language Scales-5)