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Factors associated with red blood cell transfusions in very-low-birth-weight preterm infants in Brazilian neonatal units
(BMC Pediatrics, 2015-09-04) [Artigo]
Preterm infants in neonatal intensive care units frequently receive red blood cells (RBC) transfusions due to the anemia of prematurity. A number of variables related to gestational age, severity of illness and transfusion ...
Effects of therapeutic approach on the neonatal evolution of very low birth weight infants with patent ductus arteriosus
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To analyze the effects of treatment approach on the outcomes of newborns (birth weight [BW] < 1,000 g) with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), from the Brazilian Neonatal Research Network (BNRN) on: death, ...
The frequency of pharmacological pain relief in university neonatal intensive care units
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2005-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To evaluate the use of drugs to relieve the pain of invasive procedures newborn infants cared for at a university hospital NICU. Methods: A prospective cohort study of all newborn infants hospitalized in four ...
Red Blood Cell Transfusions are Independently Associated with Intra-Hospital Mortality in Very Low Birth Weight Preterm Infants
(Journal of Pediatrics, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
Objective To test the hypothesis that red blood cell (RBC) transfusions in preterm infants are associated with increased intra-hospital mortality.Study design Variables associated with death were studied with Cox regression ...
Perinatal factors associated with early deaths of preterm infants born in Brazilian Network on Neonatal Research centers
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2008-07-01) [Artigo]
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 ...
Hypothermia and Early Neonatal Mortality in Preterm Infants
(Journal of Pediatrics, 2014-02-01) [Artigo]
Objective To evaluate intervention practices associated with hypothermia at both 5 minutes after birth and at neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) admission and to determine whether hypothermia at NICU admission is associated ...