A 7-Year Report of Spectrum of Inborn Errors of Metabolism on Full-Term and Premature Infants in a Chinese Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
In conclusion, differences in incidence and spectrum of full-term and premature births we obtained in NICU will provide diagnostic guidelines and therapeutic clues of neonatal IEMs for pediatricians.
This study highlights the potential benefit of using iPSCs to repair damaged lung tissue through possible modulation of the inflammatory response, leading to novel therapies for acute hyperoxia-induced lung injury and the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia. PMID: 32051754 [PubMed]
CONCLUSION: Coarctation stenting can be carried out safely in small children. Usually, the stent has to be removed or redilated later. Results are encouraging. PMID: 32056092 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
As the number of preterm births rises, families are shouldering unexpected out-of-pocket expenses.
Pregnant women who take a daily baby aspirin may reduce the risk for premature birth.
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Jali -As climate change brings more heat extremes, researchers are tracking the risks facing Gambia's pregnant farmers and their babies
Abstract Introduction: Over the last few years, in the development of neonatology, the limits to which it is possible to sustain the lives of premature babies have been extended, and thus the proportion of survivors with chronic morbidities has increased. Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), intraventricular haemorrhage (IVH) and bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), all of which deeply influence the quality of life, life expectancy and social integration, are the most significant morbidities among premature newborns. Aim: Description of psychomotor development of low birth weight (
ConclusionThe senior clinical role of the neonatal nurse practitioner continues to evolve. There are challenges to be overcome, however there are now more than thirty neonatal nurse practitioners in Australia and together the possibilities for expansion of their role are limitless. This can only be of benefit to our babies, their families and the nursing profession.
A study of almost 12,000 women found that taking 81 milligrams of aspirin a day - a quarter of a 300mg pill - from the sixth week of pregnancy to the 36th lowered the danger by 11 per cent.
This study captured the attention of the lay press that subsequently reported the commitment to active management at the University of Iowa and highlighted the case of a healthy outcome of an infant born at 22 weeks of gestation at that center (Belluck P. Premature babies may survive at 22 weeks if treated, study finds.