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Major determinants of survival and length of stay in the neonatal intensive care unit of newborns from women with premature preterm rupture of membranes

Abstract Objective: To assess the predictors of outcome in terms of length of stay in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and survival of neonates from women with preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM). Methods: A population-based retrospective study including 331 … Continue reading

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The use of neonatal extracorporeal life support in pediatric cardiac intensive care unit

Abstract Aim: The aim of the study is to evaluate extracorporeal life support system (ECLS) employed in neonates in pediatric cardiac intensive care unit. Material and methods: Twenty-five neonates that required ECLS in between November 2010 and November 2015 were … Continue reading

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The NICU Environment: Infusing Single-Family Room Benefits into the Open-Bay Setting

Abstract: Two distinct architectural designs are found in today’s NICUs—the open-bay (OPBY) and the single-family room (SFR) designs. When neonatology was recognized as a medical subspecialty in the 1970s, the OPBY design was the only platform offered to neonates and … Continue reading

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