Changes in Survival and Neonatal Morbidity in Infants with a Birth Weight of 750 g or Less

M. J. Claas*, H. W. Bruinse, M. van der Heide-Jalving, J. U. M. Termote, L. S. de Vries

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Abstract

Background: Improvement in perinatal and neonatal care has resulted in increased survival of extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants. Objectives: To describe survival and neonatal morbidity in a cohort of ELBW infants, to compare two consecutive 5-year periods, and compare appropriate (AGA) with small for gestational age (SGA) infants (AGA >= p10, and SGA

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)278-288
Number of pages11
JournalNeonatology
Volume98
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Keywords

  • Extremely low birth weight infants
  • Small for gestational, age
  • Intensive care, neonatal
  • Morbidity, neonatal
  • Mortality, neonatal
  • Survival, neonatal
  • FOR-GESTATIONAL-AGE
  • PREMATURE-INFANTS
  • PRETERM INFANTS
  • MORTALITY
  • OUTCOMES
  • BORN
  • DISABILITY
  • DECISIONS
  • IMPACT
  • 1990S

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