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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 ...
Crises de apneia no prematuro extremo: Significado e conduta
(PRORN. Programa de Atualização em Neonatologia, 2012) [Artigo]
Sobrevida e morbidade em prematuros com menos de 32 semanas de gestação na região central do Brasil
(Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, 2012-05-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: Avaliar a sobrevida e complicações associadas à prematuridade em recém-nascidos com menos de 32 semanas. MÉTODOS: Estudo prospectivo do tipo coorte. Foram incluídos os nascidos vivos, com idade gestacional entre ...
Selenium and vitamin A and E in the nutrition of very low-birth weight preterm infants
(Journal Neonatal Biology, 2013) [Artigo]
Deficient antioxidant defenses in preterm infants have been implicated in diseases such as bronchopulmonary dysplasia, retinopathy of prematurity, necrotizing enterocolitis, periventricular leukomalacia, and intraventricular ...
Proactive management of extreme prematurity: Disagreement between obstetricians and neonatologists
(Journal of Perinatology, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To verify, in extremely preterm infants, if disagreement between obstetricians and neonatologists regarding proactive management is associated with early death.Study Design: Prospective cohort of 484 infants ...
Rubéola, soroprevalência de anticorpos em puérperas e recém-nascidos durante a campanha de vacinação de 2008, em Botucatu, Brasil
(Revista de Ciências Médicas, 2011) [Artigo]
Objective: The present study evaluated the serological status of a representative and randomized sample of puerperae and their children to rubella during a vaccination campaign. Methods: This is a cross-sectional study of ...
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, ...
Risk factors for perinatal death in two different levels of care: a case-control study
(Reproductive Health, 2014-01-30) [Artigo]
Background: According to the World Health Organization, there are over 6.3 million perinatal deaths (PND) a year worldwide. Identifying the factors associated with PND is very helpful in building strategies to improve the ...
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 ...
Preeclampsia: Early and late neonatal outcomes
(NeoReviews, 2012-09-01) [Artigo]
Newborn infants exposed to preeclampsia (PE) present increased short-term morbidity, mainly respiratory diseases such as respiratory distress syndrome and bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Gastrointestinal problems are also ...