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Premature babies are those born before the full 37 weeks of pregnancy. Premature babies may need additional support for their gross motor development. See the Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists leaflet for useful advise on play ideas and positions to promote premature babies early skills.

Last updated: 8 March, 2019

Coronavirus (COVID-19): We are not allowing visitors to any of our hospital or inpatient sites in order to protect our patients and staff who care for them from the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). This is with effect from Monday 23 March 2020 until further notice.