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Tone-evoked ABR in full-term and preterm neonates with normal hearing
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, 2008)
This study was designed to investigate the feasibility of applying tone-ABRs in the nursery and neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), and to provide normative tone-ABR data from neonates. Normative tone-ABR latency data ...
Morbidity of late preterm: Current evidence and new approach Morbilidad de prematuros tardíos: evidencia actual y Nuevo enfoque
Preterm deliveries are considering the main cause of perinatal morbidity and mortality, mainly those born before 32 weeks of gestational age. However, those born between 34-36 weeks, until recently managed as a low risk ...
Intracluster correlation coefficients for the Brazilian Multicenter Study on Preterm Birth (EMIP): methodological and practical implications
(Biomed Central LtdLondonInglaterra, 2014)
Diagnostic value of interleukin-6 and C-reactive protein on early onset bacterial infection in preterm neonates with respiratory distress
(WALTER DE GRUYTER & CO, 2010)
Aims: To evaluate the C-reactive protein (CRP) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) as diagnostic tools for early onset infection in preterm infants with early respiratory distress (RD). Methods: CRP and IL-6 were quantified at ...
Use of metabolomics for the identification and validation of clinical biomarkers for preterm birth: Preterm SAMBA
Background: Spontaneous preterm birth is a complex syndrome with multiple pathways interactions determining its occurrence, including genetic, immunological, physiologic, biochemical and environmental factors. Despite great ...
Strategies to improve survival in extreme premature birth Estrategias para mejorar la sobrevida del prematuro extremo
Introduction: Biomedical advances have not decreased the number of premature deliveries. Newborns under 32 weeks constitute the most significant portion of infant mortality in developed countries. Objective: a literature ...
Is pain relief equally efficacious and free of side effects with repeated doses of oral sucrose in preterm neonates?
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2008)
The aim of the present study was to examine the efficacy and potential side effects of repeated doses of oral sucrose for pain relief during procedures in NICU. Thirty-three preterm neonates were randomly allocated in blind ...
Reducing neonatal mortality associated with preterm birth: gaps in knowledge of the impact of antenatal corticosteroids on preterm birth outcomes in low-middle income countries
(BioMed Central, 2016-05)
The Global Network’s Antenatal Corticosteroids Trial (ACT), was a multi-country, cluster-randomized trial to improve appropriate use of antenatal corticosteroids (ACS) in low-resource settings in low-middle income countries ...
Perinatal factors associated with early deaths of preterm infants born in Brazilian Network on Neonatal Research centers
(Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 2008-07-01)
Objective: To evaluate perinatal factors associated with early neonatal death in preterm infants with birth weights (BW) of 400-1,500 g.Methods: A multicenter prospective cohort study of all infants with BW of 400-1,500 g ...