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Gapo Syndrome: A New Syndromic Cause Of Premature Ovarian Insufficiency
(Taylor & Francis LtdAbingdon, 2016)
Lactoferrin and prematurity: a promising milk protein?
(NRC Research Press, 2016)
Lactoferrin (Lf) is the major whey protein in milk, with multiple beneficial health effects including direct antimicrobial activities, anti-inflammatory effects, and iron homeostasis. Oral Lf supplementation in human preterm ...
Risk Factors for premature birth in a hospital
(Universidade de São Paulo, 2016)
Objective: to determine the risk factors for premature birth. Methods: retrospective case-control study of 600 pregnant women assisted in a hospital, with 298 pregnant women in the case group (who gave birth prematurely < ...
Inflammatory and oxidative stress airway markers in premature newborns of hypertensive mothers
(Assoc Bras Divulg Cientifica, 2016-01-01)
Although oxidative stress and inflammation are important mechanisms in the pathophysiology of preeclampsia and preterm diseases, their contribution to the respiratory prognosis of premature infants of hypertensive mothers ...
Early light reduction for preventing retinopathy of prematurity in very low birth weight infants
BackgroundRetinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a complex condition of the developing retinal blood vessels and is one of the leading causes of preventable childhood blindness. Several risk factors for ROP have been studied ...
Some Considerations about Pain in the Child that was Born Premature
(Juniper Publishers, 2017-11)
Every single child born before completing the 37 weeks of gestational age (GA) is considered by major organizations such as UNICEF  and OMS  as premature. Because of their in maturity, these infants must face at the ...